Many Bucknell University students are out-of-state residents. Others are simply unaware of Pennsylvania statutes dealing with alcohol consumption and Lewisburg City Ordinances that deal with conduct in public.

Bucknell University Public Safety (campus police) officers are empowered to enforce state and local laws and do issue Non-Traffic Citations where appropriate.  This is in addition to referrals to the College Judicial Review Board.

Summary Offenses

We have listed the relevant summary offenses herein to enlighten you concerning the conduct for which you may be cited by Public Safety or Buffalo Valley Regional Police Officers.

If you have any questions regarding these, or other statutes, please do not hesitate to call the Department of Public Safety for advice.