Parking and Traveling to Campus
The Hinkle Fieldhouse parking lot (adjacent to the Butler Bowl
entrance) will be available for Commencement guests.
Butler Annex parking lot (located at the intersection of 52nd
and Boulevard Place) will be reserved for those individuals who
have a state-issued disability placard or a Butler University
issued permit. This is to allow for easy access to the North East
Gate of the Butler Bowl for access to the reserved accessible
The Butler University Bookstore provides a courtesy golf cart
shuttle from the university campus. The golf cart shuttle will make
a loop through campus before dropping guests off at the entrance to
the Butler Bowl.
Parking is available in other campus lots and all are within
walking distance to Hinkle Fieldhouse and the Butler Bowl. A
complimentary shuttle will be in operation on commencement
day. To view a map of the shuttle route and available
parking, download a PDF HERE.
Please give yourself plenty of extra time to arrive to your
seats by 9:30 a.m.
Traveling to Campus
The recommended routes when traveling to campus for the
commencement ceremony include entering campus from the south via
Clarendon Road or from the north via 49th Street. Due to
the Streetscape improvement project, Sunset Avenue will be limited
to northbound traffic only. Shuttles are available throughout
campus to take guests to the Butler Bowl. Additional information
regarding parking and shuttles is posted on the commencement