My Student Body Course
As a campus dedicated to wellness, Butler University is proud to
share MyStudentBody with incoming first-year and transfer
students. The MyStudentBody Essentials course provides online
education about alcohol, drugs and sexual violence with interactive
tools and personalized health information. The goal of the course
is to increase knowledge, decrease harmful behaviors, and provide
information to help students make positive decisions.
Butler University expects first-year and transfer students to
complete the MyStudentBody Essentials course. You must complete the
course by August 18, 2012.On this page, you'll find all of the
information you need to get started!
What do I need to know about My Student Body?
Before you get started, here's what you need to know:
- All first-year and transfer students should complete the MSB
Essentials Course by August 18, 2012.
- All of your responses are completely confidential.
- Completion of the MSB Essentials course may take up to 3 hours.
It is possible to break this time up and complete the course in
segments if you wish.
- You must have Adobe Flash, RealAudio, and Adobe Acrobat Reader
to run or view course content. These standard browsers and plug-ins
are readily available on most web-enabled computers in the
(Note: International students may have difficulty accessing the
site from their home countries. In this case, these students should
wait until arriving on campus to complete the course.)
My Student Body Login
Go to http://www.mystudentbody.com
and click REGISTER HERE to create your secure account. Enter your
@butler.edu email address, select a password, and enter
BUTLERBULLDOGS as the school code. Follow the on-screen prompts to
enter required security and demographic information. Click
Complete My Student Body Modules
- From the My Stuff page, select the Essentials Course by
clicking Take Now under Status. You will need to complete all three
modules:Alcohol, Drugs, Sexual Violence.
- Complete the questionnaire and pre-quiz for the selected
- Complete all module material.
- Complete the post-test.
- Complete the course survey.
- Once you see the Certificate of Completion you will know that
you have completed My Student Body.
(Note: The course consists of multiple modules. Repeat steps 1-6
for each module required for the course. You must complete the
course by August 18, 2012 with a passing score of 80. You will have
10 attempts to complete the course.)
You'll return to the My Stuff page after receiving your
certificate where you'll be free to explore other areas of the
website such as the library in the Student Center or ask questions
in the Advice area.
For Technical Support and Questions:
Click Site Help at the bottom of every screen on MyStudentBody
to get answers to common questions. If you have a question about
course deadlines or other campus-specific issues, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
All courses include a follow-up assessment that helps you see
how you have changed since you took the course. You will receive an
email 90 days after you complete the course asking you to log in to
My Student Body and complete the 10-minute assessment. Please fill
out the assessment as soon as possible. The information learned
from this assessment will help improve alcohol and drug educational
programs on your campus. Your responses will be completely
IMPORTANT: Please add email@example.com
to your list of approved senders to make sure the follow-up email
Frequently Asked Questions
If you are experiencing issues with the website, review these
questions first as they may provide the answer. If you are having
technical problems that can't be solved by the suggestions here,
send an email describing the problem to
firstname.lastname@example.org. If you have general questions about
the program here on campus, please send an email to
1. How do I know if I need to take the MyStudentBody
You are asked to take the Essentials Course if you are an
incoming first year or transfer student. The deadline for taking
the course is August 18, 2012.The online course must be passed with
an 80% or higher.
2. What is the school code?
3. How do I know if I've passed the MSB Essentials
If you've passed (achieved an 80% or higher on each of the 3
modules of the course), you will be directed to a certificate of
completion for the entire course.
4. I finished taking MyStudentBody Essentials Course,
but I failed to pass the post quiz for one of the modules. What
should I do?
You will need to retake the course module, carefully reading the
articles and strategies. You must obtain a passing score of at
least 80% on the post-quiz. If you have used up your allotted
attempts to take the course and need more, please contact
email@example.com to ask for more to be added.
Please give your UserID, first name, and last name so
that your account can be found in the system.
5. I'm under 21. Can I be sure that no one sees my
answers about my drinking?
All of the information you give us is completely confidential.
You do not have to worry about anyone from Butler University seeing
6. Whom do I contact with additional
1. I am a returning user and have forgotten my username
and/or password. Help!
If you think you know your username, then click the "Forgot"
link under the password box. You'll be prompted to enter your email
address in another box to have a link sent for resetting your
password. Make sure to enter the email address you used when you
registered for MyStudentBody.
2. I am taking the Essentials course, and I've received
a pop-up page that says "Page Cannot Be Displayed." Why is this
If you see the "page cannot be displayed" message, then hit the
"refresh" button on your browser. If you continue to get this
message, then click the "Logout" button, close your browser
completely, reopen it, and log back in. MSB will direct you to
where you stopped the course.
3. My sound doesn't work. How do I fix it?
You should first check your computer to make sure your speakers
are correctly hooked up and turned on. Turn your speakers up to a
volume that is comfortable for you, and restart the segment that
uses sounds. If you are visiting MSB from a public place like a
computer lab, you may want to use headphones to listen to the audio
4. I can't seem to see any tools or peer stories. Can
A browser plug-in is required to view the (Flash) tools and
animated peer stories. If you cannot see any tools or peer stories,
you probably do not have this plug-in installed on your computer.
You can download the "Macromedia Shockwave Player" for free by
using the link at the bottom of any MSB page or by visiting the
following URL: www.macromedia.com/shockwave/download.
5. I'm a returning user and I have tried to login with
my correct UserID and password, but the system reports I don't have
an account. When I try to set up an account with my Butler
email again, it says that UserID is already taken. How can I
get back in to access my account without having to take the course
Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org and explain your
situation. You should receive a response within 24 hours with
a temporary password to get back into your account. Once
you've accessed your account, please create a new password.
6. On the Registration page, I've filled out my
click it. What's going on?
The box will not be accessible to you until you've opened the
the agreement before clicking the box. After you've opened
and move on.