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Holcomb Observatory
Parents and Families

Information for New Families

Welcome Week family

Butler is pleased to welcome our newest members of the Butler Family Association. Please review the below information for some helpful hints to ensure that you have all the information and support you need as your student transitions to campus. Contact the Office of New Student & Family Programs with any questions at 800-368-6852, ext. 8648.

Information regarding the schedule for Welcome Week and move-in will be available in the summer. Check back for details for both you and your student. There will also be information about pre-Welcome Week programs and campus FAQs. 

Family Council

Learn more about how you can be involved with Butler. The Family Council is available during the year to answer questions or receive feedback from families. Families will have the opportunity to apply to serve during the summer. Learn more about the group and how to apply. 

Family Weekend 2020

Save the date for Family Weekend 2020, October 2 - 4. Registration information will be mailed to the home address of each undergraduate student this summer. More information regarding the schedule of events will be available during the summer.

Connect with Fellow Families

Update Your Contact Information

Make sure you are receiving the latest updates and information from the University by updating your contact information. You will receive our monthly Family NewsFlash email, Butler Magazine, and pertinent mailings throughout the year.