Office of the Provost

Bertrand Library Clocktower

The provost is the University's chief academic officer, with responsibility for leadership and oversight of all academic programs and research activities. Working with a team of faculty and academic administrators, the provost guides a diverse array of offices, councils and initiatives to steward Bucknell's academic mission and advance its strategic goals.

The mission of the Provost's Office is to lead and serve a diverse community by providing opportunities and procedures that support learning, innovation, creativity, scholarship and engagement.

Students studying away in the library

Living and learning at Bucknell

Discover how our three colleges and exceptional residential learning environment create a distinctive educational experience that prepares Bucknellians for success.

College of Arts & Sciences
College of Engineering
Freeman College of Management

The quad entrance to the Provost's office

More about the Provost’s Office

We recognize outstanding academic performance by Bucknell students and professors, provide guidance and resources for faculty members throughout their careers and much more.

Awards & Honors
Faculty Resources
Provost’s Office Staff
Office Hours

Leading the Conversation

Bucknell Is Leading the National Media Conversation


Bucknell's faculty and University leaders were featured by the media more than 1,200 times in academic year 2021-22, in publications in all 50 states and 31 countries around the world. Learn how Bucknell experts are setting the agenda on topics from the state of higher education to inflation and the economy to the intersection of art and artificial intelligence — and much more.

Contact Details

Office of the Provost


209 Marts Hall