Bucknell University

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Year Founded:
1846
Religious Affiliation:
None
College Type:
Private , Suburban
Enrollment:
3585 (full time undergrad)
Tuition In State:
$53,986
Tuition Out of State:
$53,986
Division:
NCAA I-AA
Conference:
Collegiate Water Polo Association (Division I), Eastern Intercollegiate Wrestling Association (Division I), Patriot League (Division I, Football I-AA)
Welcome to the Bucknell University Football scholarship and program info page. Here you'll get information regarding the school and information on their Football program like who to make contact with about recruitment, names of ... Read More

Welcome to the Bucknell University Football scholarship and program info page. Here you'll get information regarding the school and information on their Football program like who to make contact with about recruitment, names of past alumni, what scholarship opportunities can be had and how to start the recruiting process.
Bucknell University Football Program Coaching & Recruiting Personnel
If you are trying to get recruited it is critical to understand who to build a relationship with - and NCSA provides the information you need. The Defensive Assistant of the Bucknell University Football program is Joe Lyberger. Other key personnel are:


  • Tight Ends/Tackles Coach/Recruiting Coordinator Matt Ford

  • Offensive Line Coach Vinny Giacalone

  • Running Backs Coach Steven King



For anybody who is thinking about becoming a member of Bucknell University Football program they are the people you must contact. You'll be able to choose to contact them via email using the link above or call the school to get additional specifics about the school and Football program before determining if it's the right fit for you.
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Athletics Information
Conference:
Collegiate Water Polo Association (Division I), Eastern Intercollegiate Wrestling Association (Division I), Patriot League (Division I, Football I-AA)
Division:
NCAA I-AA
Athletic Director:
John P. Hardt
Football Coaching Staff
  • Matt Ford Tight Ends/Tackles Coach/Recruiting Coordinator
  • Vinny Giacalone Offensive Line Coach
  • Steven King Running Backs Coach
  • Joe Lyberger Defensive Assistant
Sports Offered
  • Baseball
  • Field Hockey
  • Football
  • Men's Basketball
  • Men's Diving
  • Men's Golf
  • Men's Ice Hockey
  • Men's Lacrosse
  • Men's Rowing
  • Men's Soccer
  • Men's Swimming
  • Men's Tennis
  • Men's Track
  • Men's Water Polo
  • Softball
  • Women's Basketball
  • Women's Diving
  • Women's Golf
  • Women's Lacrosse
  • Women's Rowing
  • Women's Soccer
  • Women's Swimming
  • Women's Tennis
  • Women's Track
  • Women's Volleyball
  • Women's Water Polo
  • Wrestling
Club Sports
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Admissions Contact Info
Admissions Toll Free Phone:
N/A
Admissions Phone:
(570) 577-2000
Admissions Email:
admissions@bucknell.edu
Academic Requirements
Academic Selectivity:
Most Selective
Religious Requirements:
No
Specific Religious Requirements:
N/A
Application Information
Application Deadline:
Yes
Application Deadline Date:
January 1
Application Final Date:
January 15
Application Priority Date:
January 15
Notification Date:
April 1
Rolling Admissions:
No
Early Action:
No
Early Action Closing Date:
 
Early Decision:
Yes
Early Decision Deadline:
November 15
Common Application:
Yes
Student Body Averages
ACT
Average Freshman GPA:
3.7
Average ACT Composite:
29
Average ACT English:
0
Average ACT Math:
0
Average ACT Writing:
0
ACT 25th Percentile:
28%
ACT 75th Percentile:
31%
SAT
Average SAT 1 Combined:
0
Average SAT 1 Math:
669
Average SAT 1 Verbal:
638
SAT 25th Percentile:
1250%
SAT 75th Percentile:
1420%
SAT 2 Requirements:
 
Majors
    Most Popular Majors:
  • Management, Economics, Psychology
    Pre-Professional Programs:
    Other Pre-Professional Programs:
    Combined 3-2 Programs:
  • Five-year programs include B.S. in engineering and Bachelor of Management Engineering and B.S./B.A. in engineering and a liberal arts program, and B.S./M.S. options in biology, chemistry, engineering, and mathematics.
    Majors Offered:
  • Accounting,
  • Anthropology,
  • Applied Mathematics,
  • Area Studies,
  • Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecular Biology,
  • Biology,
  • Biomedical/Medical Engineering,
  • Business Administration, Management, and Operations,
  • Chemical Engineering,
  • Chemistry,
  • Civil Engineering,
  • Classics and Classical Linguistics,
  • Clinical Psychology,
  • Computer Engineering,
  • Computer and Information Sciences,
  • Curriculum and Instruction,
  • Drama and Stagecraft,
  • Economics,
  • Education/Teaching,
  • Educational Administration,
  • Electrical Engineering,
  • English Literature,
  • Environmental Control Technologies,
  • Environmental Engineering,
  • Ethnic and Group Studies,
  • Fine and Studio Arts,
  • Geography and Cartography,
  • Geology,
  • Germanic Linguistics,
  • History,
  • Interdisciplinary Studies, Other,
  • International Business,
  • International Relations and National Security Studies,
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences,
  • Linguistic Studies,
  • Marketing,
  • Mathematics,
  • Mechanical Engineering,
  • Music,
  • Natural Resources Conservation and Research,
  • Neurobiology and Neurosciences,
  • Philosophy,
  • Physics,
  • Political Science and Government,
  • Psychology,
  • Religious Studies,
  • Rhetoric and Composition/Writing,
  • Romance Linguistics,
  • Slavic, Baltic, and Albanian Linguistics,
  • Sociology,
  • Student Counseling,
  • Teacher Development Methods,
  • Teacher Development Specific Subjects,
  • Zoology and Animal Biology,
Location
City/Town Situated In:
Lewisburg, PA
Population:
18000
Major City Closest To School:
Harrisburg, PA
Distance Of Major City:
60 Miles
Closest International Airport:
Harrisburg, PA
Distance To International Airport:
70 Miles
Closest Other Airport:
Williamsport, PA
Distance To Other Airport:
30 Miles
Location Description:

445-acre campus in Lewisburg, 75 miles from Harrisburg. Airport and trains serve Harrisburg, second smaller airport in Williamsport. School operates transportation to airports and bus and train stations at scheduled vacation periods.

Demographics
Male:
49.43%
Female:
50.57%
African American:
3.58%
Asian American:
4.71%
Caucasian:
74.92%
Hispanic:
6.44%
International:
6.36%
Other:
0.29%
Student Faculty Ratio:
9:1
Out State Freshmen:
77%
Campus Size:
445 acres
Campus Life
Freshmen In School Housing:
100%
Students Live On Campus:
87%
Students Live Off Campus:
13%
Students Live On Campus During Weekends:
85%
Housing Types:
  • Coed dorms, Sorority housing, Fraternity housing, Single-student apartments, Special housing for disabled students, Special housing for international students, Cooperative housing, Other
Fraternities & Sororities
Fraternities & Sororities:
Y
Number Of Fraternities:
12
Number Of Sororities:
8
Join Fraternities:
39%
Join Sororities:
46%
ROTC
Air Force ROTC:
No
Navy ROTC:
No
Army ROTC:
Yes
Financial Aid
Financial Aid Toll Free Number:
 
Financial Aid Phone:
(570) 577-1331
Financial Aid Email:
finaid@bucknell.edu
Aid Notification Date:
April 1
Financial Aid Forms:
FAFSA, CSS/Financial Aid PROFILE
Tuition Instate:
$53,986
Tuition Out of State:
$53,986
Room & Board:
$8,020
Average Debt On Graduation:
$18,800
Scholarship Numbers
FTF = First Time Freshmen
FTU = Full Time Undergraduate
Average Non-Need Based Athletic Grant and Scholarship Amount:
FTF :$9,104
FTU : $9,304
Number of Students Who Received Non-Need Based Athletic Grants and Scholarships:
FTF :23
FTU : 47
Average Non-Need Based Scholarship or Grant Amount:
FTF :$10,325
FTU : $11,907
Average Need-Based Loan Amount:
FTF :$4,400
FTU : $5,400
Average Need-Based-Self-Help-Award Amount:
FTF :$2,400
FTU : $2,400
Average Need-Based Scholarship or Grant Amount:
FTF :$22,500
FTU : $21,300
Average Financial Aid Package:
FTF :$26,900
FTU : $25,500
Average Percentage Of Need Met (Based on EFC):
FTF :95%
FTU : 95%

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