Important Dates

We created helpful lists of important dates for all populations. Find your checklist below.
Transfer Important Dates
Spring (First-Year & Transfer) Important Dates

Important dates for first-year students entering fall 2023
October 1, 2022 FAFSA becomes available
December 1, 2022 Recommended FAFSA Filing Date
February 2023 Placement exams become available
mid-February 2023 Notification of financial aid begins
March 1, 2023 Priority FAFSA Deadline
March 15, 2023 Housing application opens
April 1, 2023 New Student Registration opens
April–June 2023 New Student Registration appointments offered
May 1, 2023 National Candidates Reply Date
Enrollment deposit deadline; if your plans change and you decide to not attend Butler, deposits are refundable with written request submitted through this date.
June 1, 2023 First-year housing application modification deadline
July 10, 2023 First-year housing and roommate assignments are sent beginning on this date
August 1, 2023 Deadline to submit final transcripts
August 19, 2023 Move-in Day
Orientation begins
August 23, 2023 First day of classes