Enrollment, Cost, Financial Support & Deadlines


Enrollment - June 15 Deadline
Enrollment will begin for early decision one and two February 19, 2018, and for regular decision April 1, 2018. The deadline to register is June 15, 2018. Please sign up before that date to earn priority of your trip preferences.


Select your top 4 trip choices
When you register, please select your top 4 trip choices. We will do our best to accommodate you with one of these experiences. All of them are great! The hardest choice is limiting to just 4 trip options! Overall the space is limited to 165 participants and it fills within 2 weeks. Please register quickly.


Fill out medical forms and waivers - July 27 Deadline
Once you register you will receive a confirmation email with a link to medical forms, waivers, etc. Please fill those documents out before July 27, 2018.


Costs - Due Mid-May to June-15
The cost of the experience is $375 a person.
This includes: food, transportation, technical equipment, t-shirt, camping fees, and other fees associated with the different trip options.

We do have some limited funding to help subsidize first-year students to help cover the costs of the pre-orientation program. Please apply and select the waiver format in the registration. Once we receive the waiver registration we will reach out to explain the waiver process. This is limited and is earmarked for those in financial need.


Cancellation and Refund Policy

  1. If this activity is cancelled for any reason by Bucknell (i.e. weather, insufficient registration, etc.) you will receive a full refund.
  2. If you must cancel, you must do so on or before July 6, 2018.
  3. If a participant cancels after July 6, 2018 you will be refunded IF we can find a participant to fill the spot. If we are unable to find a participant you WILL NOT receive a refund.