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Life after BU

Alumni Services

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Below are special perks that are available to Butler University alumni. Alumni are categorized as those who have officially graduated with a degree from Butler, or have completed at least 30 credit hours or more at Butler.


Advance Your Career with the Executive Education Certificate Offerings

Butler University Executive Education, a division of the Lacy School of Business, is offering three certificate programs designed for the business professional—from the experienced to the newcomer in the field. Foundations in Business Certificate, CFP® Test Prep Certificate, and Insurance and Securities Licensure Test Prep are all available online so you can complete them on your schedule, at your own pace. Visit our website or contact us to learn more. Butler graduates can use the code DawgAlumni to receive $500 off the package of all five Foundations in Business courses.

Purchase Discounted Men's Basketball Tickets to Select Games

The Butler Alumni office provides select games which Butler alumni may purchase tickets to at a discounted rate. Click here to view and buy.

Indianapolis Hotel Discounts

Receive a discount at select hotels in the Indianapolis area when you identify yourself as a member of the Butler family and ask for the Butler rate. 

Career Services

The Office of Internship and Career Services is not only for students- it is a valuable resource for alumni to extend and enhance their futures. Whether you need help sprucing up your resume or applying to grad school, ICS can help!

Get a Library Card at Irwin

Alumni may receive borrowing privileges for print materials with no charge if they have an Alumni ID card. Indianapolis non-alumni community member borrowing privileges cost $50. Instructions on acquiring an Alumni ID card are shown below. For more information on borrowing privileges, see the Irwin library's borrowing page.

How to get your Alumni ID card:

Please reach out to the Alumni office with any questions at 317-940-9946.

  1. Call the  Alumni Office at 800-368-6852, ext. 9946 to request an alumni ID card a minimum of 48 hours before coming to campus so that we may verify if your ID number has been set up in our system.
  2. Stop in the Alumni Office in Jordan Hall, room 018 to pick up your alumni ID card authorization form. Alumni Office hours are Monday–Friday, 8:30 AM.- 5 PM.
  3. Go to BUPD at the corner of Hampton & Sunset. BUPD Office hours are Monday–Friday, 8:30 AM- 4:30 PM
  4. Receive your alumni ID card for a nominal $10 processing fee (check or cash only).

Purchase an HRC Membership

If you live in the Indianapolis community, you may purchase a membership to the Health and Recreation Center (HRC) on Butler's campus.

Vacation Packages

Travel the country or the world with your fellow Bulldogs! Check out the various vacation packages offered year-round, exclusively for Butler alumni.

Refer a Bulldog

Do you know a student who would make a great addition to Butler? Write them a referral.