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 2024
December 2023Recommended FAFSA® Filing Period
February 2024Placement exams become available
March 15, 2024Housing application opens
mid-March 2024Butler receives FAFSA data (anticipated); financial aid notifications will begin going out 3–4 weeks of data receipt
April 1, 2024New Student Registration process opens
April 15, 2024Priority FAFSA® Filing Deadline (Extended)
April–July 2024New Student Registration appointments offered
May 1, 2024National Candidates Reply Date
Enrollment deposit deadline
June 1, 2024First-year housing application modification deadline
July 8, 2024First-year housing and roommate assignments are sent beginning on this date
August 1, 2024Deadline to submit final transcripts
August 24, 2024Move-in Day
Orientation begins
August 28, 2024First day of classes