Alumni & Parent Programs

Alumni Benefits

Butler alumni get special treatment from their alma mater. Your commitment to Butler's goals and traditions means you can look forward to many services and benefits offered only to Butler alumni.

Membership Has Its Privileges

All Butler graduates are automatically members of the Butler Alumni Association. As a member, you're entitled to some exciting benefits.

  • Free subscription to the Butler Magazine
  • Subscription to the alumni e-newsletter, Butler NewsFlash
  • Exclusive and free membership to Bulldog Nation, Butler's online community for alumni
  • Events sponsored by Butler's Alumni Association, including regional alumni chapters, affinity alumni events and young alumni events
  • Opportunity to purchase a membership to the Health & Recreation Complex
  • Reduced membership and registration fees from AAA Hoosier Motor Club (Indiana only)
  • Access to services from the Butler Office of Internship and Career Services
  • Your Butler Alumni benefits include a special discounted rate on Auto Insurance and Home Insurance from Liberty Mutual. We're proud to provide our members with a great benefit from a Fortune 100 company that protects millions of people across America. Find out more about Liberty Mutual Home & Auto Insurance or call 800-524-9400. (Discounts and savings are available where state laws and regulations allow, and may vary by state. To the extent permitted by law, applicants are individually underwritten; not all applicants may qualify.)

  • bulldogvisaYour Credit Charges Can Support Butler's Legacy Scholarship

    Through Butler University's new Visa® Platinum Rewards credit card, a portion of every dollar charged on the card will go to support the Alumni Association Legacy Scholarship. The Butler University Visa® Platinum Rewards card offers qualified cardholders exceptional benefits including  competitive rates and terms*. Find out more about The Butler University Visa® Platinum Rewards card and apply online by visiting

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Get your Butler Alumni Association Membership Card

Your card entitles you to special benefits on campus and beyond. Here's how to get your card:

  1. Call the  Office of Alumni and Parent Programs at (800) 368-6852, ext. 9946 to request an alumni ID card a minimum of 48 hours before coming to campus so that we may verify if your ID number has been set up in our system.
  2. Stop in the Office of Alumni and Parent Programs in Jordan Hall 140 to pick-up your alumni ID card authorization form. Alumni and Parent Programs Office hours are M-F 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m.
  3. Go to BUPD at the corner of Hampton & Sunset. BUPD Office hours are M-F 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
  4. Receive your alumni ID  card for a nominal $10 processing fee (check or cash only).

Butler Bonuses

Show your membership card and take advantage of these great offers.

  • Clowes Memorial Hall
    $5 off per ticket with ID to select Clowes Presents shows. Limit 2 tickets per ID.
  • University Libraries
    Receive library privileges at Butler University Libraries.
  • Stay in shape at Butler
    Purchase a membership to the Health & Recreation Complex.

Please contact the Office of Alumni and Parent Programs with any questions at (800) 368-6852, ext. 9946.

Butler University Hotel Partners Information

Special rates are available at select hotels (subject to availability) during our fiscal year (June 2014-May 2015). Most hotels require that reservations be made one month in advance. When you call to make reservations, please identify yourself as a member of the Butler family and ask for the Butler rate. If you have problems receiving this rate using the 800 number, please call the hotel directly. See Hotel List Here.