Butler Stats


Our Students
4,640 students
4,051 undergraduates
46% from out of state/out of country (46 states and 50 foreign countries)

2010 First-year Class Profile (Middle 50%)
GPA: 3.51-4.0 (on a 4.0 scale)
SAT: 1580-1900
ACT: 25-30
50% in the top 10% of their graduating class

Our Faculty
Full-time faculty: 339
Teaching assistants: 0

Student-Faculty Ratio
11:1 with an average university-wide class size of 20

Retention Rate
89% of first-year students re-enrolled for sophomore year in 2010 (well above the national average)

Undergraduate Studies
Six colleges
More than 60 programs of study

Post-Graduate Placement Rate
94% of Butler students have a full-time job, volunteer/service corps position or are enrolled in graduate school within six months of graduation. For PharmD and PA program graduates, plus education and engineering majors, the rate is 100%.

2010-2011 Costs
For first-year students (in-state and out-of-state):
Tuition: $31,110
Room and board: $10,330
Over two-thirds of students receive some form of need-based aid.

Our Campus and Location
The Butler University campus is 290 acres in a residential neighborhood of Indianapolis, the 14thlargest city in the U.S. Our campus is hailed as one of the most attractive in the Midwest for our park-like setting.

19 NCAA Division I sports
13 Club sports
14 Intramural sports

Rankings and Recognitions