Admitted Student Visits

Recently admitted to Butler? These visits are designed just for you.

On-Campus Visits

We know making a college decision is tough, and we’ve heard that it usually takes another campus visit (or two) to help you make up your mind.

campus tour

Admitted Student Visit

November—December 2022
Mondays and Thursdays at 2:30 PM ET

January—April 2023
Mondays and Thursdays at 1:30 PM ET
Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Fridays at 9:30 AM ET

We include a little bit of everything in this two-hour visit—a “what’s next?” admission and financial aid presentation, housing and course registration information, a current student panel, a campus tour, and lunch on us at the Marketplace at Atherton Union.

Students studying

Butler Bound Days

January–February 2023

Our unique full-day Butler Bound events are designed to give you an in-depth view of your academic college. Programming varies, but could include hands-on coursework, meeting with professors, touring facilities, and lunch on campus. An admission representative will be present to answer questions about the enrollment process.

College of Communication
Friday, January 20
8:30 AM–2:00 PM ET

College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences
Friday, January 27
11:00 AM–4:00 PM ET

College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
Friday, February 10
11:15 AM–4:00 PM ET

College of Education
Monday, February 20
11:00 AM–3:30 PM ET

Lacy School of Business
Friday, February 24
11:00 AM–3:30 PM ET

Students cheering at basketball game

True Blue: Athletics

Friday, February 24, 2023
Tuesday, February 28, 2023

Join us on campus for a reception and a BIG EAST basketball game. A pre-game reception provides the opportunity to connect with other potential #ButlerBound families, current Butler students, and admission and financial aid staff. Optional campus tours will also be offered prior to the game.

After the reception, we’ll head to historic Hinkle Fieldhouse—known as “Indiana’s Basketball Cathedral”—to watch the Bulldogs battle one of their BIG EAST rivals. Cheering on the Dawgs in Hinkle is one of the richest traditions and highlights of Butler student life, and you’ll get to experience it all firsthand. Tickets to the game are provided for attendees. #GoDawgs

Friday, February 24: Butler Bulldogs vs. Seton Hall Pirates (Women’s Basketball)

Tuesday, February 28: Butler Bulldogs vs. Marquette Golden Eagles (Men’s Basketball)

Midwinter dances with JCA

True Blue: Arts

Thursday, February 9, 2023
Friday, April 14, 2023

Join us on campus for a reception and a production by the Butler Ballet. A pre-show reception provides the opportunity to connect with other potential #ButlerBound families, current Butler students, and admission and financial aid staff. Refreshments will be provided. Optional campus tours will also be offered.

After the reception, we’ll head to the Butler Arts and Event Center (BAEC) for a production by the Butler Ballet. Located in the heart of campus, the BAEC is home to the highest caliber of student and professional performances. Butler’s Ballet program is consistently listed as one of the top five collegiate programs in the nation. Tickets are provided for attendees.

Thursday, February 9: Butler Ballet presents Midwinter Dances (Schrott Center for the Arts)

Friday, April 14: Butler Ballet presents Swan Lake (Clowes Memorial Hall)

BU sign with Holcomb Observatory in the background

Admitted College Info Sessions

January–April 2023

Now that you’ve been admitted to Butler and know what you’re planning to study, get a head start with your academic career. This on-campus, small group visit allows you to meet directly with faculty or staff from your admitted college, giving you a taste for what life will be like in the fall.

Please note: This visit does not include a campus tour or admission/financial aid presentation. We highly encourage you to also register for one of our Admitted Student visits by logging in to your student status page.

College of Communication
Fridays from 1:30 PM–2:30 PM ET

College of Education
Mondays from 3:30 PM–4:30 PM ET

College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
Every other Friday from 11:30 AM–12:00 PM ET

College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences
Wednesdays from 11:45 AM–3:15 PM ET (lunch provided)

Lacy School of Business
Mondays and Fridays from 11:30 AM–12:30 PM ET

Virtual Visits

Observatory

Admitted Student Visit (Virtual)

January–April 2023
Thursdays at 4:00 PM and 7:00 PM ET (times alternate every other week)

These Zoom information sessions offer a live delivery of the same information families receive in our on-campus Admitted Student Visit: a “what’s next?” admission and financial aid presentation, housing and course registration information, and an overview of academic and student life on campus.

We’ll leave plenty of time for questions, too.

Admission counselor

Admission Counselor Appointments (Virtual)

Weekdays

It’s crunch time! As you reach your final college decision, you probably have questions. Your admission counselor is here for them (and you).

Schedule a time to connect with your assigned admission counselor on Zoom. Parents are welcome, too.

A sign with the letters BU surrounded by fall foliage.

Sesión Informativa en Español (Virtual)

Miércoles a las 4:00 PM y 7:00 PM ET

¿Qué programas ofrecemos? ¿Cómo es un día típico en Butler? ¿Qué puedes esperar del proceso de admisión? Esta introducción a Butler de 30 minutos, presentada completamente en español, es similar a la que escucharía antes de un recorrido en persona. También incluye tiempo para preguntas y respuestas con un consejero de admisión de habla hispana.

(Ven tal como eres, ¡no estarás frente a la cámara!)

Recomendado para estudiantes de secundaria de todas las edades.

student orientation guides in matching orange shirts forming a tunnel for new students to run through

DEI at Butler (Virtual)

Mondays at 7:00 PM ET

At Butler, we are fully committed to promoting diversity, equity, and inclusion. No matter your gender, race, religion, ability, or socioeconomic status, you have a place and are welcome on our campus.

Join this virtual visit to learn more how DEI is infused into Butler’s academic and student experience. You’ll hear about student organizations, scholarship opportunities, curriculum, and the admission process. This visit will occasionally feature guest speakers from across campus. Led by our Assistant Director of Admission DEI, this Zoom session provides a terrific platform for individual student Q&A.