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 2021-22

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    Approximate Meal Plan Cost:


  • Bike

    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. We evaluate each family's financial circumstances to determine financial aid eligibility. †Represents average total need-based package for a student who demonstrates financial need (Class of 2024 data).

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, increases to the comprehensive fee are based on 2019-20 fees for tuition and board and 2020-2021 fees for housing and the student activity fee.

Other Fees and Charges

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

  • Audit fee (nonrefundable): $150 per course
  • Credit by examination (nonrefundable): $225 per course
  • Private music lessons (nonrefundable): $498 per semester
  • Orientation fee: $230 one time only
  • Single-course rate (subject to tuition refund policy): $6,528

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