Community of Care


The Butler University Response Team (BURT) exists to respond to critical incidents involving Butler students. This group provides support and guidance to members of the university community in times of crisis. Membership includes the Vice President for Student Affairs, the Dean of Student Life, University Police Chief, and a designee from University Relations. BURT would respond to incidents including the death of a student, a travel accident involving multiple students, minor outbreaks of infectious diseases, campus disturbances/protests, or other incidents that affect the safety and security needs of members of the Butler community.