Living and studying far from home is an exciting and challenging experience, but it should also be one where you feel comfortable.

Bucknell University offers an accepting community for international students to learn and socialize in a United States university setting. If you have attended an international school, you will discover a similar international community while attending Bucknell where friendships are built across cultures.

As an international student at Bucknell, you can enjoy the ideal U.S. college experience at a friendly place full of opportunities to learn. Bucknell's community is not limited to the campus alone but is a part of the larger Susquehanna Valley.

Exceptional Students, Broad Opportunities

Some of the students that come to Bucknell are foreign nationals while others are dual citizens of the U.S. or have obtained their permanent residency. Bucknell continues to attract more U.S. citizens who attend international schools. Bucknell has been recruiting international students for more than 15 years, beginning in Asia. During that time, international admissions staff has recruited in Africa, Asia, Canada, the Caribbean, Europe, Latin America and the Middle East.

If you become a student at Bucknell, you’ll be able to: