Application Confirmation

After you submit your application to Bucknell University, we will send you an email acknowledging receipt of your application and provide you with instructions for logging in to your applicant status page, which includes your application status, checklist and other important notifications.

If you do not receive the email within 48 hours after submitting your application, or if you find information that is incorrect, please contact us at 570.577.3000 or

Application Checklist

Your application checklist shows the application materials Bucknell has received and helps you verify when your application is complete and ready for admissions to review.

Submitting Documents

After reviewing your checklist, please send any missing documents needed to complete your application to

NOTE: Due to the volume of documents we receive, it may take up to 5 business days before received items appear in your checklist. If you think we should have received an item that was sent more than 5 business days ago, but it does not show up in your checklist, please contact us at 570.577.3000 or

Logging In

Username and PIN

You will need the username, PIN and custom link sent to you in the confirmation email you received after you submitted your application.

Click on the custom link and enter your PIN. You will then be able to create your own password for your Bucknell University applicant status page.

Need to reset your password?

  1. Go to
  2. Enter the email you used when you created your application
  3. Choose "Forgot Your Password" and follow the instructions

Having trouble accessing your Applicant Status Page?

Try using a different web browser. Chrome or Firefox is preferred. If this does not resolve the issue, please contact us at

Did you receive an error message?

Please contact us at Describe the issue and include a screenshot of the error message, if possible.