Bucknell implemented a rigorous testing and contact tracing program for all who live, work, and study on campus, including students. No-charge testing for all students before and after arrival at Bucknell. 

  • In-person with option for remote learning

  • Last day of Fall semester classes: Friday, Nov. 20

  • January graduation: Thursday, Jan. 14 (no ceremony)

Full Plan: Bucknell Reopening Plan

***Plan is subject to changes by the school administration. Please refer to the re-entry plan for the most up to date information.



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