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Butler University Students are

  • Ambitious
  • Dependable
  • Collaborative
  • Close-Knit
  • Tenacious
  • Authentic

About Butler University

Located in Indianapolis, Indiana, Butler University is a nationally recognized university with six academic colleges: Arts, Business, Communication, Education, Liberal Arts and Sciences, and Pharmacy and Health Sciences.

We’re known for providing small classes, opportunities to engage directly with faculty, and real-world experience through internships, research with faculty mentors, performances, and community engagement offerings. These opportunities give our students the knowledge and skills they need to excel after college—both in the workforce and in life. Butler students have had significant success after graduation, as demonstrated by the University’s 99 percent placement rate within six months of graduation.

In 2022, Butler was ranked as the top regional university in the Midwest by U.S. News & World Report, as well as the No. 1 Most Innovative and No. 1 for Undergraduate Teaching among Midwest Regional Universities. Butler also received national rankings for first-year experience (No. 15), study abroad opportunities (No. 37), and undergraduate research (No. 53).

Total Student Population 5,559
Undergraduate Students 4,537
Graduate Enrollment 1,022

Diversity at Butler University

  • 19% Students of color and international students

Top Majors at Butler University

Butler University is Part of Verto's Direct Transfer Program

Through Verto’s Direct Transfer Program, you can gain admission to Butler based on your academic performance with the courses delivered by the Academic Provider during your Verto study abroad experience. While admission will depend on Butler’s availability and is ultimately up to their discretion, this route tends to give Verto students who meet the college’s academic criteria a higher chance of admission and a fast-tracked application.

Learn About Verto’s Direct Transfer Program

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