Gateway to Bucknell Open House
for High School Sophomores and Juniors

With extensive out-of-class offerings and a residential community where the joy of living complements the joy of learning, Bucknell University is a place for students who want to expand their minds as they prepare for lives of success and fulfillment. Find out for yourself by coming to Gateway to Bucknell on Saturday, April 5, 2014.

8 a.m.

Early Bird Campus Tour (Residence Halls will not be available for viewing until the 12:45 p.m. tour.)
Meet at Weis Center for the Performing Arts

8:30 a.m.

On-site Check-in
Weis Center for the Performing Arts

9 a.m. – 11:50 a.m.

Welcome and Introduction to Bucknell University

Admissions Preview

General Sessions

(You will select two of four on your registration form.)
School of Management Session*
College of Arts and Sciences Session*
College of Engineering Session*
Financial Aid Information Session

*Session will cover advising and academic life, undergraduate
research opportunities and will include student panelists.

12 noon – 1:00 p.m.

Academic Fair and Lunch

12:45 p.m.

Full Campus Tours depart continuously from 12:45-1:00 p.m. (including Residence Halls). Tours are approximately 1 hour and 15 minutes.

Residence Hall Tours depart continuously from 12:45-1:-00 p.m. (only for families who participated in the Early Bird Tour). Tours are approximately 15-30 minutes.

1:30 p.m.

Campus Tour (last tour of the day, departing from Freas Hall). Tours are approximately 1 hour and 15 minutes.

Optional: Stroll to downtown Lewisburg on your own or ride on our complimentary shuttle. Be sure to visit our downtown Barnes & Noble at Bucknell University bookstore. The shuttle runs from 1:30-3:45 p.m. You can hop on and off at your leisure.


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