Non-economic impacts cited in the report - but not factored into the economic impact figures - include thousands of hours of volunteer service and fine arts and sporting events open to the public.

  • 75 percent of Bucknell's 3,500 undergraduate students are involved in some form of community service.
  • 60 percent are involved with the community on a sustained, continuing basis.
  • Together, Bucknell students contribute more than 50,000 hours of service a year.

Bucknell students are also heavily involved in servicelearning programs, in which a community service component is combined with a class. More than 300 students are involved in field placements assisting local teachers, providing remedial education and tutoring in local school classrooms.