Information About Tuition & Fees

B-bill, Bucknell's official billing method, allows individuals and their authorized users to view account statements, make payments and manage their account.

It's a secure, convenient and reliable alternative to paper bills. Below, find additional information about B-bill, including using it to pay for tuition, fees and other charges.

If you have additional questions, please contact:

Bursar Services
108 Marts Hall

Cost Breakdown for 2024-25

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    Activity Fee:


Total comprehensive cost*:


Average Total Need-Based Package†:


*Represents fees before financial aid and grants. Keep in mind that this comprehensive fee may not represent the true cost to your family. For the 2024-25 academic year, the cost of attendance budget is $88,496, which includes the direct charges listed above plus an allowance of $900 for books, course materials, supplies and equipment, $2,800 for personal and travel expenses and $60 for loan fees, if borrowing.

†Represents the average total need-based package for a student who demonstrates financial need (based on data from the previous incoming class). A total need-based aid award can include a combination of Bucknell need-based grant funding, federal grants, state grants, federal work-study and a federal subsidized student loan. We evaluate income, untaxed income, assets and other family information from both the custodial and non-custodial parent to determine financial aid eligibility.

Other Fees and Charges
(if applicable)

Please direct questions about these fees and charges to the Bursar's Office at 570-577-3733 or

  • Orientation fee: $300 one time only

The following fees are by specific request only:

  • Audit fee (nonrefundable): $150 per course
  • Credit by examination (nonrefundable): $225 per course
  • Private music lessons (nonrefundable): $565 per semester
  • Single-course rate (subject to tuition refund policy): $7,404 (part-time students only)

Fees are subject to change without notice. Some academic departments may charge fees or require deposits separate from those listed here.

Paying Tuition & Fees

Contact Details

Bursar Services


108 Marts Hall