If you've received your offer of admission to Bucknell's Class of 2019, congratulations! There are lots of opportunities for you to get to know us — and for us to get to know each other — better in the months leading up to Admitted Students' Day in April 2015 and New Student Orientation in August 2015.

Get to Know Your Classmates

Bucknell University Class of 2019 Facebook group — a place for members of the class to get to know each other, ask questions and be a part of the campus community.

Admitted Student Open House — Saturday, April 18, 2015.

Key Dates for the Class of 2019

Stay tuned for updated information on these summer events:

Bison Gatherings — Traditionally held at the homes of Bucknell parents and families across the country, these gatherings are an opportunity for incoming first-year students and their families to meet one another and interact with current Bucknell students, parents, and alumni.

Building on Foundations — This four-day workshop focuses on team-building activities related to leadership and community service.

Bucknell Wilderness Experience (BuckWild) — This five-day outdoor adventure program involves rock climbing, hiking and caving.

Orientation — Incoming students arrive at campus a week before the start of the semester to participate in New Student Orientation, an exciting five-day program that focuses on community, scholarship and tradition. Orientation for the Class of 2019 will be held August 19-23, 2015.

Get to Know Us

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Many of Bucknell's faculty, staff and students, and even our president, John Bravman, became the first in their family to pursue a four-year college degree. Here they share their stories and encourage those who are considering their college options.

Student Stories

Ask students what makes Bucknell special and they'll say their professors, classes, and friends. Ask them about themselves. They, too, make Bucknell special. And they all have amazing stories to tell.

Student Stories

Faculty Stories

Bucknell professors are teacher-scholars who share their passion for knowledge with students. They are mentors and collaborators on the road of intellectual discovery.

Faculty Stories

Places I've Been

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