Butler UniversitySchool Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

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Indianapolis, Indiana Private Nonprofit regional Accreditation

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$42,360

Avg tuition

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About Butler University

Butler University is a medium-sized private university located on an urban campus in Indianapolis, Indiana. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 5,515, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 73%. The university offers 74 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 82%, and a student-faculty ratio of 11:1. Tuition and fees for students are $42,360.

Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

73% of students were accepted during the 2019-2020 school year. Sometimes schools with midrange acceptance rates have higher standards of entry but are still accessible to many students who apply.

Acceptance Rate 73%

Retention Rate 88%

Graduation Rate (High Graduation Rate) 82%

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 1150-1330

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 24-30

Ways to Learn

Hybrid The program is a combination of on-campus and online learning and varies per program.
International Online classes are available for students around the world.

Learning Environment

This school has a student body of between 5,000 and 15,000 students.

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61%

Female Student Population

11:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

6k

Students Enrolled

Demographics

White

83%

Hispanic

5%

Black

3%

Two or more races

3%

Asian

3%

Unknown

1%

Non-U.S. Citizen

1%

American Indian/Alaska Native

0%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Socio-Economic Diversity

14% of students received an income-based federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Financial Aid Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

14%

State Grant Aid

11%

Institution Grant Aid

93%

Pell Grant

14%

Average Aid Awarded
Federal Grant Aid $5,375
State Grant Aid $7,065
Institution Grant Aid $18,129
Pell Grant Aid $4,587
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Understanding Grants & Scholarships

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.