Legacy Program

A Bucknell legacy is a descendant of a Bucknell alumna/alumnus.

This includes parents and stepparents, grandparents and step-grandparents, and great-grandparents.

If you're a Bucknellian with children, let us know. Descendants of Bucknell alumni have access to special programs and events like those listed below.


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Legacy Program Events

Bucknell is closely monitoring and responding to the public health situation related to the coronavirus (COVID-19). If any of our events are canceled or altered, we will promptly notify registrants and issue refunds.

Summer College Admissions Workshop 

Explore the college admissions process during this two-day workshop for Bucknell alumni, faculty and staff families. Our admissions experts will prepare your family for the college search and application process.

Small- and large-group presentations will focus on topics such as:

  • Searching for and researching appropriate colleges
  • Writing a winning college essay
  • Making the most of your college visit
  • Financing a college education

There is a registration fee for the workshop.

Register now

Homecoming Weekend

Insider’s View: Admissions Event for Alumni Families

For high school students and their families. Join us for this informative discussion with Bucknell Admissions staff and a Q&A panel with our current students.

Registration and additional information available in summer 2021

Frequently Asked Questions

Contact Details

The Center for Alumni & Family Engagement


Alumni House
90 University Avenue


8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.