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Bucknell University Tuition & Costs

Your Estimated Price

$64,616 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$51,676 tuition
$12,656 on campus room & board
$284 fees
(Based on stats from 2016/2017)

$64,616 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$51,676 tuition
$12,656 on campus room & board
$284 fees
(Based on stats from 2016/2017)
Estimated Net Price
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Average Aid

$28,000 Annual Institutional Aid

Average Aid
62% of students receive aid
10% get federal aid ($4,400 avg)
5% get state aid ($3,400 avg)
52% get institn'l aid ($28,000 avg)

Tuition Trends

Historical Tuition and Fees, with Projected Future Amounts

Future projections are based on past four years' data averaging 3.59% annual change in in-state tuition and fees and 3.59% change in out-of-state tuition and fees. Amounts shown are estimates only and not guaranteed. For a better estimate, contact the college directly.

Financial Aid

Annual Aid Awarded
Average Amount Percent Awarded
Grant or Scholarship Aid $35,500 52%
Federal Grant Aid $4,400 10%
Pell Grants $4,400 10%
Other Federal Grants - -
Institution Grant Aid $28,000 52%
State Grant Aid $3,400 5%
Student Loans - -
Federal Loans $6,500 35%
Other Loans - -

Merit Aid Available

Financial Aid Timeline
Financial aid priority deadline: -
Financial aid deadline: January 15
College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about: -
Student must reply to financial aid decision by: -
Does Bucknell University offer...
Prepaid Tuition Plan? Yes
Tuition Payment Plan? Yes
Financial Aid Contact Info
1 Dent Drive
Lewisburg, PA 17837
(570) 577-1101


Student Responses to Review Topic: Bang for the buck
  • 4
  • Anonymous
  • Apr-03-2015 I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    Expensive, but I definitely think it's worth it.

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  • Cheyanna from Corona, CA
  • Dec-28-2012 I am a current student here

    Bucknell is outrageously expensive. I have to remind myself that the degree my degree will be worth it, but seriously, it's expensive. Depending on your major, you'll have to decide whether or not your specific degree will be worth the expense and hard work Bucknell entails

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  • Mikayla from Brooksville, FL
  • Aug-25-2012 I am a current student here

    Bucknell offers financial aid in generous amounts depending on your financial situations at home. They really work to provide each student with the amount of money that they need in order to make their academic dreams come true.

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