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Butler University Location, Campus Life, & Housing Information

Indianapolis, IN

Location and Setting


Indianapolis Population
843,393
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Indianapolis
Campus Size
301 acres

Weather

Temperature
17.2 average low in January, 82.7 average high in September
Rain
126 rainy days per year

Getting Around

Campus Map
Not reported
Nearest Bus Station
7 mile(s) from campus in Indianapolis
Nearest Train Station
7 mile(s) from campus in Indianapolis

Housing


College Housing
College offers housing to students
Types of Housing
Women only housing, coed housing
Students in College Housing
67% of all students
Housing Requirements
Students required to live on campus through junior year
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students Living Off Campus/Commuting
33%
Off-Campus Housing Assistance
 

Security


24-Hour Emergency Phone/Alarm Devices
Available
24-Hour Security Patrols
Available
Late-Night Transport/Escort Services
Available
Electronically Operated Housing Entrances
Available
Other
 

Personal Support Services


Health Service
Offered
Personal Counseling
Offered
Child Care
Not offered

Sports and Recreation


Intercollegiate Athletics

Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division I
Mascot
Bulldog
School Colors
Navy and white

Intercollegiate Sports Offered

Sports Women Men
Offered Scholarships Offered Scholarships
Baseball     x x
Basketball x x x x
Cross-Country Running x x x x
Football     x  
Golf x x x x
Lacrosse x x    
Soccer x x x x
Softball x x    
Swimming And Diving x      
Tennis x x x x
Track And Field x x x x
Volleyball x x    
Women's Sports Offered Scholarships
Baseball    
Basketball x x
Cross-Country Running x x
Football    
Golf x x
Lacrosse x x
Soccer x x
Softball x x
Swimming And Diving x  
Tennis x x
Track And Field x x
Volleyball x x
Mens's Sports Offered Scholarships
Baseball x x
Basketball x x
Cross-Country Running x x
Football x  
Golf x x
Lacrosse    
Soccer x x
Softball    
Swimming And Diving    
Tennis x x
Track And Field x x
Volleyball    
Women's Club Sports
crew, equestrian sports, ultimate Frisbee
Men's Club Sports
crew, ice hockey, lacrosse, rugby, swimming and diving, ultimate Frisbee, volleyball

Recreational Sports

Intramural Sports
badminton, baseball, basketball, bowling, football, soccer, softball, swimming and diving, table tennis, tennis, track and field, volleyball, weight lifting

Student Activities


Activities and Organizations
choral groups, marching band, drama theatre, student newspaper, national fraternities, national sororities, pre-pharmacy club, american chemical society students affiliate, answers for autism (butler university chapter), delta delta delta, kappa psi pharmaceutical fraternity
Sororities
39% of women participate
Fraternities
27% of men participate
ROTC
Army ROTC is offered off campus, Air Force ROTC offered off campus

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