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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, co-ops, 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 98 percent placement rate within six months of graduation.

In 2020, Butler was ranked as the top regional university in the Midwest by U.S. News & World Report, the most innovative among Midwest Regional Universities, and received national rankings for first-year experience (No. 13), study abroad opportunities (No. 19), co-ops and internships (No. 21), and service-learning (No. 23).

Total Student Population Approximately 4,685
Undergraduate Students 3,855
Graduate Students 830

Diversity at Butler University

  • 17% Students of color and international students

Top Majors at Butler University

Programs & Organizations

  • In More Than 60 Countries