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Bucknell University
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  • 4 Year
  • LEWISBURG, PA

Bucknell University Admissions

Admissions Overview

Bucknell admissions is selective with an acceptance rate of 34%. Students that get into Bucknell have an average SAT score between 1260-1430 or an average ACT score of 28-32. The regular admissions application deadline for Bucknell is January 15. Interested students can apply for early decision, and the Bucknell early decision deadline is November 15.

Will You Get In?

Admissions Statistics

Acceptance Rate
34%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate
60%
Total Applicants
9,845
SAT Range
1260-1430
SAT Reading
620-700
SAT Math
640-730
Students Submitting SAT
72%
ACT Range
28-32
ACT English
29-34
ACT Math
26-31
ACT Writing
9-10
Students Submitting ACT
36%

Admissions Deadlines

Application Deadline
January 15
Early Decision Deadline
November 15
Early Action Deadline
No data available  
Offers Early Decision
Yes
Offers Early Action
No
Application Fee
$40
Accepts Common App
Yes
Accepts Coalition App
No

Admissions Requirements

What Really Matters When Applying
  • High School GPA
    Required
  • High School Rank
    Recommended
  • High School Transcript
    Required
  • College Prep Courses
    Required
  • SAT/ACT
    Considered but not required
  • Recommendations
    Required
Poll
76%
of students say the admissions process made them feel like the school cared about them as an applicant. 25 responses
Poll
72%
of students feel the admissions process evaluated them individually as a real person, not just a set of numbers. 25 responses

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