Student Population
National Rank
Butler University overview
Location Indianapolis, Indiana
Online butler.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Butler University overview
Size Mid-size
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Religious Affiliation Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Indianapolis, Indiana, Butler University is a mid-size four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 14,635 prospective students applied, and 9,532 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 1,054 enrolled in the school.  4,635 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 510 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $38,900 plus fees of $960. Butler is ranked 162 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2019 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

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Getting In

Admission Standards
Very High 
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SAT 1220/1380
ACT 25/30
GPA 3.77
Applications Accepted
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Applications Due Feb 1, 2020
Applicant Competition Low

Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for Butler University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,000
Other Fees$960
Room and Board $13,030
Budget for Other Expenses$2,850
Total One Year Cost$56,740


Average Salary After 10 Years
$68,400 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
72% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Butler University students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 17%
Education 12%
Visual and Performing Arts 10%
Health Professions 9%
Communication 9%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=150163 IPEDS survey data for Butler University.