6 a.m. - midnight
Breakfast and Lunch
Bostwick Dining Hall, Elaine Langone Center
The Dining Hall is now open regular hours. Eat at your convenience.
8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Course Schedule Changes - Arts & Sciences (including Management)
Students in the College of Arts & Sciences may make course schedule changes at this time. Only open courses may be added and written approval from your adviser is required. Students in the School of Management must obtain approval from your Management adviser.
8 - 8:30 a.m.
Bachelor of Science, Bachelor of Music, Bachelor of Science in Education and Bachelor of Science in Business Administration Group Meetings. You will meet with faculty in your respective departments to discuss degree requirements.
Animal Behavior Location TBD
Biology Location TBD
Cell Biology/Biochemistry Location TBD
Chemistry Location TBD
Computer Science Location TBD
Economics and Mathematics Location TBD
Environmental Studies Location TBD
Geology/Environmental Geology Location TBD
Mathematics Location TBD
Neuroscience Location TBD
Physics Location TBD
Management Location TBD
Accounting Location TBD
Education Location TBD
Music Location TBD
8 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Arts and Sciences Students Individual Adviser Appointments
If you are in the College of Arts and Sciences, you will have the opportunity to meet with your faculty adviser(s) individually. Please check the Banner Web link in myBucknell for information regarding your adviser assignment. You will arrange individual appointments with your foundation seminar instructor/adviser and with your B.S. or B.Mus. adviser at the group meetings.
9:30 - 11:30 a.m.
Student Group Meetings with Engineering Advisers
If you are in the College of Engineering, you will meet with your faculty adviser as a group according to engineering major. (You will receive your course schedule at this time.)
9:30 - 10:30 a.m.
Declared Engineering Students
Biomedical Engineering Location TBD
Chemical Engineering Location TBD
Civil & Environmental Engineering Location TBD
Computer Science & Engineering Location TBD
Computer Engineering Location TBD
Electrical Engineering Location TBD
Mechanical Engineering Location TBD
10:30 - 11:30 a.m.
Undeclared Engineering Students
You are welcome to attend any department session at 9:30 a.m. for declared engineering students.
However, if you are undeclared, you MUST attend the scheduled 10:30 a.m. session.
Noon - 5 p.m.
Welcome to the Neighborhood: Lewisburg Day
The Lewisburg Downtown Partnership invites you to explore downtown Lewisburg. Downtown retailers welcome each first-year student with a small gift and restaurants offer an opportunity to sample the tastes of Lewisburg for free.
1- 4 p.m.
Course Schedule Changes - Engineering
Students in the College of Engineering may make course schedule changes during this time. (Also available Tuesday, Aug. 26, 1 - 4 p.m.)
4 - 5 p.m.
Presidential Fellows Welcome Reception
If you are a Presidential Fellow, this is the time to meet your mentor. You will also learn about the logistics of the program and meet other Presidential Fellows.
4 - 5 p.m.
Dean's Scholars Welcome Reception
If you are a Dean's Scholar, this is a reception to meet the Deans and Associate Deans for the College of Arts & Sciences and Engineering. You will also have the opportunity to mingle with other Dean's Scholars, including upperclass scholars, and faculty.
5 - 9 p.m.
Welcome Back Barbecue and Activities Unlimited
Elaine Langone Center uphill lawn
(Rain location: Gerhard Fieldhouse, Kenneth G. Langone Athletics and Recreation Center)
Explore the over 150 student clubs and organizations Bucknell offers while enjoying a barbecue and sampling carnival foods such as cotton candy and snow cones. Challenge the inflatable games or have a caricature drawn. Activities Unlimited will be held from 5-7 p.m.
9 - 10 p.m.
'Ray for the Orange and the Blue
Sojka Pavilion, Kenneth G. Langone Athletics and Recreation Center
Paint yourself orange and blue before you head over to Sojka Pavilion to learn about Bucknell pride and spirit through this University tradition. You will learn the Alma Mater and our University fight song 'Ray Bucknell as you experience what it means to be a Bucknellian.
10:15 - 11:30 p.m.
Hypnotist Larry Volz
Do not miss the chance to see your classmates put under hypnosis. This program is guaranteed to make you laugh.
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