Connect your learning in the classroom to your life outside of it. Connect with your peers who share your interests. Connect with professors in small-group settings. Connect ideas across disciplines. Connect your interests to you goals and dreams for the future. Join one of Bucknell's many living-learning communities.

Bucknell offers a variety of housing options for students who want more than the typical dorm experience. Students can unite around a common theme, get to know their professors and peers, receive mentorship from faculty and upper-class students, and learn how to be leaders in an intellectually stimulating setting.

Residential Colleges

Bond with your peers and professors before you even go to your first class. Sign up to be part of a Residential College. Each themed community is tied to a first-semester class, which means you get to live and learn with students who share your interests and connect with your professors outside of class.

You can choose from:

  • Arts College
  • Discovery College
  • Environmental College
  • Global College
  • Humanities College
  • Languages & Culture College
  • Social Justice College
  • Society & Technology College

Residential Colleges

Affinity Housing

If you want to live in a student-led program with others who share your interests, Affinity Housing might be for you. You can join an existing themed house or propose a new one!

You can choose from:

  • Umoja
  • Sustainability
  • Entrepreneurship & Innovation
  • The (Outdoor Education & Leadership) Outhouse
  • Bohemia
  • Computing & Technology
  • Let's Get Cooking!
  • Cap & Dagger
  • C.A.L.V.I.N & H.O.B.B.E.S
  • International House
  • Logic & Puzzles
  • Fran's House
  • Yoga & Meditation

For Sophomores, Juniors and Seniors

Affinity Housing

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