Admissions Visit Options for Tuesday, February 26, 2013

Preview Session

Bucknell's group information session is conducted by one of our admissions counselors, and is a great opportunity for parents and prospective students to learn about the application process, financial aid, Bucknell facts and statistics, and academic life.

Please note that the Preview Session includes a campus tour. To fully experience Bucknell, families who opt to participate in the Preview Session should plan to spend at least two hours on campus.

To Schedule: Appointments are required for Bucknell's Preview Sessions. Please call the Office of Admissions at 570-577-3000 to schedule a Preview Session.

Available Times for this Date:

  • 10:30 AM
  • 2:30 PM

Campus Tour

Taking a tour of campus is a great way to experience the beauty of Bucknell.

Student guides conduct the tour, and they can answer your questions about life at Bucknell. The tour concentrates on the student perspective of campus, including academics, extracurricular activities, and Bucknell's rich social life.

To Schedule: No appointment is necessary to join a campus tour.

Available Times for this Date:

  • 11:00 AM
  • 1:00 PM
  • 3:00 PM

Lunch Visit

Only on campus for a few hours?

Be our guest for a lunch visit. Enjoy a meal at the Bostwick Cafeteria with one of our students. This is an excellent opportunity to interact with a Bucknell student in a casual atmosphere.

Lunch visits are for prospective students only. Families and other guests are welcome to enjoy lunch in The Bison (our a la carte facility) or in downtown Lewisburg. For dining suggestions, please see the front desk in the Office of Admissions.

Please note that a minimum of one week advance notice is required to arrange your lunch visit.

To Schedule: Please call the Office of Admissions at 570-577-3000 to schedule your lunch visit. Be certain to check specific calendar dates for availability.

A Day in the Life

Designed for high school seniors, Bucknell University's Day in the Life provides an opportunity to experience a typical day at Bucknell by observing a class, meeting Bucknell faculty, having lunch with a current student, and participating in a more personalized campus tour. The Day in the Life is available Monday through Friday when classes are in session. On Tuesdays, the Day in the Life typically runs from 9:00am to 3:00pm.

Specific academic interests are featured on select days. If you cannot visit on the day your potential major is featured, please consider our other daily visit options.

Please note that a minimum of two weeks advance notice is required for high school seniors to take part in the Day in the Life program.

To Schedule: Appointments are required for Bucknell's Day in the Life visits. Please call the Office of Admissions at 570-577-3000 to schedule a Day in the Life visit.

Tuesdays

ARTS (Performing)
Dance
Music - BA
Music Composition
Music Education
Music Performance
Theatre Costume Design

ARTS (Visual)
Art History (Limited faculty sessions)
Studio Art (Limited faculty sessions)

ENGINEERING
Chemical Engineering
Computer Engineering
Electrical Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Undecided Engineering
5-Year Engineering and Management

ENVIRONMENTAL
Environmental Studies

GLOBAL
East Asian Studies - Chinese
East Asian Studies - Japanese
German (No faculty session available)
International Relations (No faculty session available)

HUMANITIES
Comparitive Humanities
History (No faculty session available)
Philosophy
Religion

MANAGEMENT
Global Management (Faculty Session Only)
Sustainability

MATHEMATICS & COMPUTER SCIENCE
(No classes available this day)

PRE-HEALTH (Advisory Programs)
Pre-Health (Advisory Session)

SCIENCES
Animal Behavior
Biology

SOCIAL SCIENCES
Economics (No faculty session available)
Political Science (Limited faculty sessions)
Pre-Law (Advisory Session)
Psychology
Women's and Gender Studies

UNDECIDED ARTS & SCIENCES
Undecided

Available Classes by Major and Day of the Week

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Available Times for this Date:

  • 9:00 AM

Engineering Tour

Engineering tours are part of our Special Facility Tours. This tour provides an in depth look at the Engineering Department and highlights the Dana and Breakiron Engineering Buildings, which are not part of the regular campus tour. The tours are student-led and last approximately one hour.

Please note that the weekday Engineering tours originate in the front lobby of Dana Engineering. Please see the Visitation Calendar for the Saturday Special Facility Tours schedule.

To Schedule: No appointment is necessary to join an engineering tour.

Available Times for this Date:

  • 11:00 AM
  • 3:00 PM

Athletics Tour

Athletics tours are part of our Special Facility Tours. This tour provides an in depth look at the Athletic facilities and highlights the Kenneth Langone Athletics and Recreation Center, Gerhard Fieldhouse, Davis Gym, Krebs Family Fitness Center, Kinney Natatorium, and Sojka Pavilion, which are not part of the regular campus tour. The tours are student-led and last approximately 25 minutes.

Please note that the weekday Athletics tours originate in Freas Hall Lobby. Please see the Visitation Calendar for the Saturday Special Facility Tours schedule.

To Schedule: No appointment is necessary to join an athletics facility tour.

Available Times for this Date:

  • 12:30 PM

Self-Guided Tours

Self-Guided Tour packets are available for times when the Admissions Office is not open. These packets can be found in the outer lobby of Freas Hall (Office of Admissions).

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