Overall, Bucknell University is a highly selective school. The school receives approximately 9,890 applications every admission cycle from incoming students. With regards to the acceptance rate, it tends to be 38 percent which equates to about 3,760 students being accepted to the school. Every year, about 27 percent of the 3,760 candidates who received the acceptance letter from Bucknell University chose to attend. Based on the school’s application data, 50% of the applicants were men while 49% were women, however, after being accepted, only 53 percent of the women decided to study at Bucknell University as compared to 46 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: Completion of college-preparatory program, Recommendations, Secondary school GPA, and a Secondary school record. It is suggested that students applying have a 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 - 1,430 SAT score is the range that students have greater chances to be accepted. This school also accepts Advanced Placement (AP) credits and Dual enrollment.

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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 2020 Admissions Cycle
Applications
9,890
Male 5,012
Female 4,878

 

Acceptance
3,758
Male 1,779
Female 1,979

 

Enrollment Total
1,014
Male 470
Female 544


Acceptance Rate
38%
Male
35.5%
Female
40.6%

 

Yield
27%
Male
26.4%
Female
27.5%


Application Fees and Other Information

Application Fees

Undergraduate

$40


Graduate

$50



Credit from AP or Pre-college classes

  • Advanced Placement (AP) credits
  • Dual enrollment

    Admission considerations

    Required

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


    Recommended

    Secondary school rank

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