Do you have what it takes to be Bucky?

Bucky, ҹ첥’s beloved Buccaneer, comes alive with the help of our very own Bucs!

Student Life hires one student each year to attend campus gatherings, Sweet 16 events, community events, festivals, and events such as weddings and birthdays.

Do you have what it takes to be Bucky? Here are the requirements:

  • Attend tryouts
  • Be a rising ҹ첥 sophomore, junior, or senior
  • Be able to keep your identity a secret
  • Obtain recommendations from faculty and staff
  • Willing to be a servant leader for the university and the community

Bucky will receive a $4,000 scholarship for a year ($2,000 per semester) and a $2,000 annual stipend ($1,000 per semester, dispersed at $250 per month). At the end of each year, Bucky’s identity will be revealed.

To be selected​ for an interview, you must fill out the application below.

For more information, email the Dean of Students.


  • April 4th
  • April 5th


  • April 7th

Buccaneer Mascot Application