Butler University Student Foundation

Members of the Butler University Student Foundation are campus leaders who work with students and alumni, and the University in order to inspire the sharing of time, talent, and treasure to advance Butler University through philanthropic opportunities while fostering strong connections.

What are Our Values? 

  • Service
  • Leadership
  • Commitment
  • Professionalism

What does BUSF do for current Butler students?

1) Connects Students to Alumni
Dinner with 10 Bulldogs
A monthly event where BUSF members are given the opportunity to have dinner and network with Butler alumni.
Bulldogs Connect
A networking event that allows Butler students to connect with alumni in a casual, laid-back setting.

Mentorship Program
BUSF members have the opportunity to be paired up with an alumni mentor. Mentors are assigned based on majors, career aspirations, and personality types. Alumni mentors are committed to supporting the Butler community and assisting in any way possible to their mentees.
2) Unites and Educates the Student Body

Butler Day of Giving
BUSF assists the Office of University Advancement in engaging the student body in Day of Giving. A day of showing thanks and appreciation for one another in the Butler community.

I <3 BU Week
A celebration of what makes Butler, Butler. Each day of the week highlights a different aspect of campus that students love: College, Campus, and Community

BUSF plays a critical role in Butler’s annual Homecoming. BUSF members assist in setup, running events, and engaging with alumni.

How Do I Become a Member?
Undergraduates are selected for BUSF membership after completing an application and interview process. New members are selected at the beginning of each academic year.  Follow us on social media for any updates regarding the membership selection process.