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Chicago Alumni Community

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Welcome to the Chicago Alumni Community! More than 2,000 Butler alumni live in the Chicago metro area, making it the greatest concentration of Butler alumni outside of Indiana. With this strong base, we have a very active alumni community with a variety of social and service events planned throughout the year.

Kevin Waldrop ’07
Chicago Alumni Community President

Past Events

Basketball viewing parties
White Sox tailgate and game
Summer Send-offs
Networking events
View upcoming alumni events


Please email us if you would like to become more involved or would like more information, and follow us on Facebook and LinkedIn to get connected and learn about upcoming events and alumni news! Be sure to update your information to receive announcements about special alumni events and programs.

Steering Committee

  • Kevin Waldrop ’07, community president
  • Nathan Krout ’12, community vice president
  • Kate Adams ’07, special projects co-chair
  • Craig Fisher ’16, special projects co-chair
  • Brian Miller ’03, communications chair
  • Margaret Hermanek ’09
  • Brent Sever ’11
  • Scott Vail '12 (Gift Champion)

All Chicago Alumni Community events are coordinated by the steering committee.