Living-learning communities for first-year students
It doesn't matter what you plan to major in.
Whether you want to be an engineer, an artist, a business leader, a writer, a physician - or anything else - you can sign up to join whichever Residential College interests you.
The Residential Colleges are themed living-learning communities for first-year students.
Students who have participated in them say they have been among the best experiences of their Bucknell education.
Study the complex scientific, social, political and ethical dimensions of environmental issues. Explore the ecological impact of human activities. Look at successes in sustainable development. Raise awareness about environmental issues. Celebrate the wonder of the natural world.Read more
Examine the possibilities inherent in technology, along with the ethical, economic and political challenges that come along with it. Consider the ways technology contributes to and detracts from society. Design technological solutions in a creative environment.Read more
A pre-enrollment request form for Residential College foundation seminars is available through Tuesday, May 6th.
After the pre-enrollment period has ended, you'll be able to register for a Residential College in mid May, when you select your courses for the first semester. Select the Foundation Seminars coded RESC that interest you. You'll enter your preferred choices in our online portal, and we'll assign you to a hall with students who are part of the same Residential College.
101 Smith Hall
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