Division I Sports
With 27 varsity teams, Bucknell's athletics program is among the most diverse and comprehensive in the nation. Bucknell competes in NCAA Division I sports, and our football team competes in the Division I Football Championship Subdivision.
Bucknell is a founding member of the Patriot League, where it has won the league's all-sports trophy, the Presidents' Cup, more times than any other school. Bucknell student-athletes excel in the classroom as well as on the field, and the University consistently ranks among the top schools in the nation in student-athlete graduation rate and Academic All-American recipients.