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We are deeply grateful to the thousands of donors who enable us to continue this mission, further elevating Bucknell as a leader in undergraduate education and opening up the promise of a Bucknell education to the most talented students — regardless of their means.

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Reunion 2024


May 31–June 2, 2024

Join your fellow Bucknellians in celebration of the Orange and the Blue!

Reunion is an exciting tradition for alumni that offers a time to reconnect. Each class celebrates Reunion once every five years. Emeritus classes — those who graduated more than 50 years ago — are invited to celebrate annually. This year's Reunion will celebrate the classes ending in 4 and 9.

Gift Giving

Support the future of Bucknell

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    Your Impact

    Last year, more than 13,000 donors raised nearly $38 million for the University. Learn more about the tangible difference these gifts are making toward enhancing the Bucknell student experience.

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    Donor Stories

    Learn more about the alumni, parents and friends of Bucknell who are lighting the way for generations to come, and how their Bucknell experience inspired them to give back.

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    Student Stories

    Every gift to Bucknell supports and strengthens the student experience — whether it's through scholarships, top-level facilities, outstanding faculty or in countless other ways. Meet the amazing students your gift benefits, every day.

Freedom of Expression Forum 2023-24

The Bucknell Forum


National Speaker Series

The 2023-24 Bucknell Forum will discuss the theme "Freedom of Expression." The five Forum events will feature conversations between Bucknell President John Bravman and guests including Washington Post columnist George Will, novelist Jodi Picoult, and Academy Award-winning actor and activist Jane Fonda.

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A Bright Future

Your generosity plays a critical role in shaping the lives of Bucknellians. All across campus, your gifts create opportunities that foster creativity, advance academic excellence and contribute to intellectual exploration. From the Bucknell Fund to athletics to gifts that enhance the student experience, you can choose to support any area that matters most to you.

You make a difference, and we are grateful for your support.

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University Advancement


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