Overall, Bucknell University is an extremely selective school. The school receives approximately 10,100 applications every admission cycle from incoming students. With regards to the acceptance rate, it tends to be 33 percent which equates to about 3,350 students being accepted to the school. Every year, about 29 percent of the 3,350 candidates who received the acceptance letter from Bucknell University chose to attend. Based on the school’s application data, 51% of the applicants were men while 48% were women, however, after being accepted, only 53 percent of the women decided to study at Bucknell University as compared to 48 percent of men who decided to enroll.

Bucknell University’s undergraduate application fee is $40. To submit your application to Bucknell University, you will need to send these documents: ACT/SAT scores, Completion of college-preparatory program, Recommendations, Secondary school GPA, and a Secondary school record. It is suggested that students applying have Formal demonstration of competencies, and Secondary school rank. Students are requested to submit their ACT or SAT scores to Bucknell University when applying. Often, an ACT score of 28 - 32 or a 1,250 - 1,420 SAT score is the range that students have greater chances to be accepted. This school also accepts Advanced Placement (AP) credits, and Dual credit.

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Student ACT Scores

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Student SAT Scores

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First-Year Admission Statistics

Application, Acceptance, Enrollment Statistics from the 2018 Admissions Cycle
Applications
10,144
Male 5,231
Female 4,913

 

Acceptance
3,347
Male 1,621
Female 1,719

 

Enrollment Total
970
Male 470
Female 515


Acceptance Rate
33%
Male
31%
Female
35%

 

Yield
29%
Male
29%
Female
30%


Application Fees and Other Information

Application Fees

Undergraduate

$40


Graduate

$50



Credit from AP or Pre-college classes

  • Advanced Placement (AP) credits
  • Dual credit

    Admission considerations

    Required

    Admission test scores
    Completion of college-preparatory program
    Recommendations
    Secondary school GPA
    Secondary school record
    TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)


    Recommended

    Formal demonstration of competencies
    Secondary school rank

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