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Butler University Tuition, Costs, & Financial Aid Information

Indianapolis, IN

Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
$61,830
Tuition and Fees
$43,400
Room and Board
$14,380
Books and Supplies
$1,000
Other Expenses
$3,050
Payment Plans
 

Applying for Financial Aid


Financial Aid Office

Email
Web Site
Financial Aid Web Site
Net Price Calculator URL
Net Price Calculator URL

Application Process

Application Deadline
Priority deadline December 1
Award Notification
On or about January 20
Methodology for Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost to File
FAFSA
Code is 001788
Free

Profile of 2019 - 20 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
1,081 (96.9%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
617 (57.1%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
617 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
87 (14.1%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
64%
Average Award
$26,933
Need-Based Gift
Received by 606 (98.2%) of aid recipients, average amount $22,413
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 406 (65.8%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,600
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 145 (23.5%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
457 (40.9%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $17,451

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
4,509 (96.2%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
2,508 (55.6%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
2,508 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
303 (12.1%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
65%
Average Award
$25,549
Need-Based Gift
Received by 2,402 (95.8%) of aid recipients, average amount $21,703
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,828 (72.9%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,335
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 403 (16.1%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
1,967 (41.9%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $16,546

Borrowing

2019 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
59%
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$36,695
Parents of Students Receiving Aid
Not reported
Parents of Students Not Receiving Aid
9.0%

Financial Aid Programs


Loans

Federal Loans
Direct subsidized Stafford loans, direct unsubsidized Stafford loans, direct PLUS loans
State Loans
 
Other Loans
 

Scholarships and Grants

Need-Based Available
Federal Pell grants, SEOG, State scholarships, Institutional scholarships, Private scholarships
Non-Need–Based Available
None

Non-Need Awards

Academic Interest/Achievement Award Areas
Biological Sciences, Business, Communication, Computer Science, Education, Engineering/Technologies, English, Foreign Languages, Home Economics, Humanities, International Studies, Mathematics, Physical Sciences, Premedicine, Religion/Biblical Studies, Social Sciences
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Applied Art and Design, Art/Fine Arts, Cinema/Film/Broadcasting, Dance, Journalism/Publications, Music, Performing Arts, Theater/Drama
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Veterans, Veterans' Children
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 

Employment

Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$960

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