A Bucknell legacy is a descendant of a Bucknell alumnus/a. This relationship would include parents and stepparents, grandparents and stepgrandparents, great-grandparents, ... etc.
If you are an alumnus/a with children, let us know. Descendants of Bucknell alumni have access to special programs and events like those listed below.
This year, Bucknell University welcomes 76 Chips Off the Ol' Block to walk the same path of distinction as their parents, grandparents or great-grandparents. Check out the list of our newest legacy first-year students.
Legacy families are invited to receptions celebrating the accomplishments of their students.
› Information and registration for Chips Off the Ol' Block
An introduction to college life for young high school students through speakers, activities and interaction with current Bucknell students.
› Information and registration for Begin the Journey
Our admissions staff and visiting experts offer a variety of instructional programming that assists families in the college search and application process.
› Information and registration for College Admissions Workshop
Staffed by members of the admissions office and guest speakers, this half-day forum provides you with timely presentations and information on various segments of the college search.
› Information and registration for College Admissions Forum
A preview of Bucknell's programs, opportunities, and the admissions process. How selective is Bucknell in the admissions landscape? Is it different for legacy students? High school students and their parents are invited to this engaging session.
› Information and registration for Bucknell Today