Admissions Visit Options for Monday, March 24, 2014

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 juniors and seniors, Bucknell University's Day in the Life program provides an opportunity to experience a typical day at Bucknell by observing a class, meeting with faculty, having lunch with a Bucknell student, and talking with Admissions personnel. The Day in the Life program is available Monday through Friday when classes are in session. On Mondays, the Day in the Life typically runs from 9:30am 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 juniors and seniors to take part in the Day in the Life program.

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

Mondays

ARTS (Performing)
Dance
Music - BA
Music Composition
Music Education
Music Performance

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

ENGINEERING
Biomedical Engineering
Chemical Engineering
Civil Engineering
Computer Engineering
Computer Science and Engineering
Electrical Engineering
Environmental Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Undecided Engineering
5-Year Engineering and Management

ENVIRONMENTAL
Environmental Studies (No faculty session available)

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

HUMANITIES
Classics and Ancient Mediterranean Studies (Limited faculty sessions)
Comparative Humanities
English
Philosophy
Religion

MANAGEMENT
Accounting & Financial Management
Global Management (Faculty Session Only)
Markets, Innovation and Design
Sustainability
Undecided Management

MATHEMATICS & COMPUTER SCIENCE
Applied Mathematical Sciences
Computer Science (Early arrival: 8:30am)
Interdisciplinary Studies in Economics and Mathematics
Mathematics

PRE-HEALTH (Advisory Programs)
(No advisory sessions available this day)

SCIENCES
Animal Behavior
Biology
Chemistry
Geology

SOCIAL SCIENCES
Economics
Political Science (Limited faculty sessions)
Psychology

UNDECIDED ARTS & SCIENCES
Undecided

Available Classes by Major and Day of the Week

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Available Times for this Date:

  • 9:30 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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