Information Technology

New to Technology at Butler?

Welcome! This page is a collection of "getting started" information for new students, faculty, and staff to help you get up and running as fast as possible.

Your Butler Network Accounts

  • Account FAQ - The account creation process is the same for both students and faculty/staff members. The process begins once you have entered the University.
  • Parent FAQ - Information for parents of prospective and incoming students.
  • Email - Butler uses BUmail for all University email accounts. There are many ways to access BUmail.
  • Password - Forgot your password? Want to change it?

Get Help With Class Schedules, Financial Aid, Student Account and Campus Calendar

  • My.Butler Support - Get the help you need for our scheduling and financial aid sites.
  • Moodle - Get familiar with Moodle. Access assignments, class information, and more.

Get Connected to Wireless and Other Services

  • Get Connected - Take the proper steps to get your computer on the Butler network.
  • Network Drives - Set up your BUfiles or a shared folder on the Butler network.
  • BUConnect - Connect to your BUfiles from off-campus.
  • Google Apps - Create documents and work on them simultaneously with other people. 


Buying a PC, Mac, or Tablet?

Need Software?

Computer Use Policies

Phone Services

  • Phones - Learn about the different types of phones available on campus.

Cable TV Services

  • Cable TV - Want a full list of channels? We have that and answers to frequently asked questions.

Additional Technology Help

  • Help Desk - Additional questions? Call or email the Help Desk.
  • Center for Academic Technology - Faculty and staff development opportunities including consultation, hands-on training, and learning communities.
  • Information Commons - Academic technology and research assistance for all students through individual consulting, access to web-based training, and in-class instructional sessions to support their technology learning needs.