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.
Bucknell University News
Lewisburg, Pa. - Last summer, Tanisha M. Williams participated in Black Birders Week, the social media campaign which highlights Black birders that followed a racist incident in New York's Central Park involving birdwatcher Christian Cooper.
Lewisburg, Pa. - A new nationally representative survey from the Bucknell Institute for Public Policy (BIPP) shows that there is substantial support among Americans for universal voter ID laws and having Supreme Court justices serve terms rather than life appointments.
Lewisburg, Pa. – Their final semester of college should've been a celebration — a time to look back with pride and look ahead toward a bright future.
Lewisburg, Pa. -- Bucknell Provost Elisabeth Mermann-Jozwiak has announced that barring unforeseen developments, hybrid and remote instruction will not be offered during the upcoming fall semester. All courses will be conducted fully in-person.
Four years ago, Bucknell welcomed the first class of students to its newly established College of Management, which was officially launched as the University's third college in June 2017.
Lewisburg, Pa. – “Let us in! This isn’t your home,” shouted 20 former fraternity members as they allegedly attempted to force their way into the on-campus housing of LGBTQ+ students at Bucknell University.
After weathering over a year of challenges and changes due to to COVID-19, it's finally time for members of the Class of 2021 to put on their caps and gowns.
Lewisburg, Pa. – Before COVID-19, the 2014-16 Ebola epidemic was the last major global health scare, and now there are fresh outbreaks of Ebola in the African nations of Guinea and the Democratic Republic of Congo. A common denominator in both COVID-19 and Ebola outbreaks is the role bats ma…
Lewisburg, Pa. – Seven new COVID-19 cases were confirmed at Bucknell University Saturday evening, according to an email from President John Bravman.
Lewisburg, Pa. – Bucknell University now recommends students stay within a 30-mile radius of Lewisburg unless they are traveling on a Bucknell-sponsored trip.
Lewisburg, Pa. – Soon after a New York Times story ran in May about reports in the Pacific Northwest of Asian giant hornets — dubbed “murder hornets” in the story — Bucknell University Professor Elizabeth Capaldi’s phone literally started to buzz.
Lewisburg, Pa. -- Bucknell University among 58 other U.S. colleges and universities, including Penn State, Franklin and Marshall, and UPenn, in filing an amicus brief supporting Harvard University and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology to prevent the Trump administration from enforcin…