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Bucknell University

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Address: Moore Avenue, Lewisburg, PA 17837
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+1 570-577-2000

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Love this Campus and the Town

Bucknell has a gorgeous campus adjacent to historic downtown Lewisburg with many Civil War era structures. The campus is a nice place to go for a run.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 6 days ago
Spring Mills, Pennsylvania
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Spring Mills, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Bucknell has a gorgeous campus adjacent to historic downtown Lewisburg with many Civil War era structures. The campus is a nice place to go for a run.

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Holland, Michigan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We love going back to the campus each year in the fall and winter. It is a beautiful place with much history and the architecture is wonderful. If you are visiting Lewisburg this is a must see and stop

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Ponce, Puerto Rico
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Bucknell's campus is surrounded by nature. Quaint but at the same time open with beautiful views. It has many historical buildings and the atmosphere is very peaceful.

Thank Maria C
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

It's a beautiful campus, and easy to get around. The Bucknell Shuttle will pick you up and drive you to the popular spots around the campus and town.

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Sterling, Connecticut
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016

It is very country kind set up. Excellent neighborhood. It is very convenient to Days Inn and near by restaurant.

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Mohegan Lake, New York
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

Bucknell University has a nice campus with a lot of great buildings. It is very scenic and is a first rate school. My son, my wife, and I really enjoyed our campus tour and met some very friendly people. However, all this niceness comes with a cost and it's a whopping $64,000 a year on average. That is not a... More 

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Lincoln, Nebraska
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

I came here for a college visit with a prospective student and was very impressed with the nice facilities that are available to the students, faculty and staff at Bucknell. From the Athletic Buildings to the Classroom Buildings and the student union, everything at Bucknell is top notch! As pointed out by another reviewer, it is expensive to attend Bucknell... More 

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Yekaterinburg, Russia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

This was kind of interesting to drive through. There's nothing really special here but I did like a lot of the buildings.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 May 2016

Rainy day - Great speaker. I was inside sleeping until he started and I thoroughly enjoyed his speech.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 April 2016

Bucknell is a great university, especially the engineering program. However it comes at a high price! Check out the internet for current tuition, room and board and you will see that one either has to have some serious cash to go here or be eligible for grants/scholarships. The campus is first-rate as far as the quality of the facilities and... More 

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