Overall, Bucknell University is a highly selective selective school. The school receives approximately 9,850 applications every admission cycle from incoming students. With regards to the acceptance rate, it tends to be 34 percent which equates to about 3,370 students being accepted to the school. Every year, about 29 percent of the 3,370 candidates who received the acceptance letter from Bucknell University chose to attend. Based on the school’s application data, 52% of the applicants were men while 47% were women, however, after being accepted, only 52 percent of the women decided to study at Bucknell University as compared to 47 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 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 1,255 - 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 credit.

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Student ACT Scores

25th %
75th %



Student SAT Scores

25th %
75th %



First-Year Admission Statistics

Application, Acceptance, Enrollment Statistics from the 2019 Admissions Cycle
Applications
9,845
Male 5,135
Female 4,710

 

Acceptance
3,370
Male 1,616
Female 1,754

 

Enrollment Total
964
Male 459
Female 505


Acceptance Rate
34.2%
Male
31.5%
Female
37.2%

 

Yield
28.6%
Male
28.4%
Female
28.8%


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

    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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