The records of the Office of Admissions are arranged alphabetically by folder title and range from 1957 to 2015. The records include annual reports, correspondence, brochures and recruitment materials, application materials, and statistical information about student enrollments and the freshmen class. Included in the correspondence are recruitment mailings and correspondence related to the recruitment of minority students. While the majority of the enrollment statistics can be found with the statistics series, statistical information is included in the body of correspondence as well. The recruitment materials include general brochures about Bucknell University, such as About Bucknell, as well as information about the various academic programs and student life on campus. Materials for the departments are arranged under the department title. The statistical information includes general statistics about the recruitment process, as well as minority enrollment and degree distribution. The Class Profile additionally includes statistical information about the incoming enrolled freshman class.
In addition to the Office of Admissions’ records, the records of the Admissions Committee are also included. The records of the Admissions Committee range from 1964 to 1985 and include agendas, correspondence, meeting minutes and reports.