Special Information for Transfer Students
So, you've been admitted and have decided to transfer to Butler. Here's what you need to do next.
- Submit your Enrollment Form and Admission/Housing
To confirm your place in the upcoming class at Butler, you must complete the Enrollment Form that is included in your admit packet, along with a $300 deposit. To guarantee enrollment in the fall semester, deposits should be postmarked no later than May 1. For the spring semester, deposits should be submitted by January 2. Deposits made prior to these dates are refundable until the above deadline. Deposits made after May 1 for fall or January 2 for spring enrollment are non-refundable.
- Submit your Housing Contract
If you plan to live in on-campus housing, submit your signed housing contract. Freshmen, sophomores and juniors (90 credit hours or less) are required to live on campus. For more information on housing options, please visit www.butler.edu/residence-life.
- Apply for Financial Assistance and
To be considered for all kinds of financial assistance complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) between January 1 and March 1. You can file the FAFSA online at www.fafsa.ed.gov.
- Submit your Health Form
Indiana law requires all college students to have a University Health Form completed by a physician and returned to the University Health Center prior to the first day of classes.
- Submit Final Transcripts
All transfer students must submit official final transcripts from all previously attended institutions. A final degree audit will be conducted once this information is received.
- Attend new student Orientation
Orientation sessions for transfer students are held during the first week of each semester. For more information, contact the Office of Admission.