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<br /> BUTLER UNIVERSITY<br /> 2013–2014<br /> PARENT<br /> GUIDE<br /> Compliments of the<br /> Office of Alumni and<br /> Parent Programs<br /> BUTLER UNIVERSITY<br /> PARENT GUIDE 2013–2014<br /> THE PARENT ASSOCIATION<br /> Parents of current Butler students are automatically members of the Parent Association. As a<br /> member, you will receive communications relevant to campus and be invited to attend Butler<br /> events in your area. If you have any questions throughout the year, feel free to call the Office<br /> of Alumni and Parent Programs at (800) 368-6852, ext. 9946, or email parent@butler.edu.<br /> PARENT GIVING<br /> It is not an exaggeration to say that without support from parents, Butler University could<br /> not maintain the tradition of excellence that has become its hallmark. When you support<br /> Butler, you support your student in many ways, including:<br /> Strengthening Butler's academic and co-curricular programs.<br /> Helping to recr<a title="Parent Guide 2013 page 1" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/a0ade72e?page=1"> BUTLER UNIVERSITY 2013–2014 PA</a> <a title="Parent Guide 2013 page 2" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/a0ade72e?page=2"> BUTLER UNIVERSITY PARENT GUIDE 2013–2014 THE PAR</a> <a title="Parent Guide 2013 page 3" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/a0ade72e?page=3"> PARENT COUNCIL 2013–2014 The Parent Council </a> <a title="Parent Guide 2013 page 4" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/a0ade72e?page=4"> BUTLER UNIVERSITY PARENT continued Stuart and Ja</a> <a title="Parent Guide 2013 page 5" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/a0ade72e?page=5"> TABLE OF CONTENTS Welcome from the President ..</a> <a title="Parent Guide 2013 page 6" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/a0ade72e?page=6"> University Bands and Spirit Programs ............</a> <a title="Parent Guide 2013 page 7" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/a0ade72e?page=7"> BEING PART OF THE BUTLER COMMUNITY We are honore</a> <a title="Parent Guide 2013 page 8" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/a0ade72e?page=8"> BUTLER UNIVERSITY: AHEAD OF ITS TIME IN HIGHER ED</a> <a title="Parent Guide 2013 page 9" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/a0ade72e?page=9"> As the campus grew, so did the University's</a> <a title="Parent Guide 2013 page 10" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/a0ade72e?page=10"> James M. Danko, an innovator at heart and i</a> <a title="Parent Guide 2013 page 11" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/a0ade72e?page=11"> ACADEMICS A Butler University education is d</a> <a title="Parent Guide 2013 page 12" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/a0ade72e?page=12"> ACADEMIC ADVISING Butler University views ac</a> <a title="Parent Guide 2013 page 13" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/a0ade72e?page=13"> LC 103 — Exploratory Studies This course is</a> <a title="Parent Guide 2013 page 14" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/a0ade72e?page=14"> Academic Success Coaching Individual Academi</a> <a title="Parent Guide 2013 page 15" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/a0ade72e?page=15"> STUDENT DISABILITY SERVICES Butler Universit</a> <a title="Parent Guide 2013 page 16" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/a0ade72e?page=16"> Writing Across the Curriculum (3 credit hours at </a> <a title="Parent Guide 2013 page 17" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/a0ade72e?page=17"> DEAN'S LIST Any degree-seeking undergraduate</a> <a title="Parent Guide 2013 page 18" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/a0ade72e?page=18"> providing a nomination process that ensures devel</a> <a title="Parent Guide 2013 page 19" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/a0ade72e?page=19"> Washington Learning Semester Student partici</a> <a title="Parent Guide 2013 page 20" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/a0ade72e?page=20"> and librarians begins in the first-year seminar co</a> <a title="Parent Guide 2013 page 21" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/a0ade72e?page=21"> process whereby our students master the skills of</a> <a title="Parent Guide 2013 page 22" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/a0ade72e?page=22"> These overseas study programs fall generally into</a> <a title="Parent Guide 2013 page 23" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/a0ade72e?page=23"> Short-term Faculty-Led Programs In recent ye</a> <a title="Parent Guide 2013 page 24" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/a0ade72e?page=24"> 7 Indianapolis Museum of Art, .5 m. </a> <a title="Parent Guide 2013 page 25" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/a0ade72e?page=25"> ©Sketches, etc. 2012 i. </a> <a title="Parent Guide 2013 page 26" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/a0ade72e?page=26"> STUDENT AFFAIRS </a> <a title="Parent Guide 2013 page 27" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/a0ade72e?page=27"> RESIDENCE LIFE The Office of Residence Life p</a> <a title="Parent Guide 2013 page 28" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/a0ade72e?page=28"> UNIVERSITY DINING SERVICES The University Di</a> <a title="Parent Guide 2013 page 29" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/a0ade72e?page=29"> hot tub, sauna, locker rooms, two multi-purpose r</a> <a title="Parent Guide 2013 page 30" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/a0ade72e?page=30"> HEALTH SERVICES Health Services provides acu</a> <a title="Parent Guide 2013 page 31" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/a0ade72e?page=31"> then services provided off campus. Students are r</a> <a title="Parent Guide 2013 page 32" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/a0ade72e?page=32"> (PAWS), Greeks as Educators Advocates and Resourc</a> <a title="Parent Guide 2013 page 33" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/a0ade72e?page=33"> for a complete listing of all programs, hours, an</a> <a title="Parent Guide 2013 page 34" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/a0ade72e?page=34"> GREEK LIFE There are six national fraterniti</a> <a title="Parent Guide 2013 page 35" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/a0ade72e?page=35"> UNIVERSITY BANDS AND SPIRIT PROGRAMS Known a</a> <a title="Parent Guide 2013 page 36" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/a0ade72e?page=36"> CAMPUS LIFE JCA PERFORMANCES </a> <a title="Parent Guide 2013 page 37" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/a0ade72e?page=37"> CLOWES MEMORIAL HALL This year Clowes Memoria</a> <a title="Parent Guide 2013 page 38" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/a0ade72e?page=38"> Clowes 50th Anniversary Celebration Mark O'Conno</a> <a title="Parent Guide 2013 page 39" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/a0ade72e?page=39"> THE VIVIAN S. DELBROOK VISITING WRITERS SERIES </a> <a title="Parent Guide 2013 page 40" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/a0ade72e?page=40"> ATHLETICS Varsity teams for those with a hig</a> <a title="Parent Guide 2013 page 41" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/a0ade72e?page=41"> BUTLER UNIVERSITY POLICE DEPARTMENT The Butl</a> <a title="Parent Guide 2013 page 42" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/a0ade72e?page=42"> INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY Information Technolo</a> <a title="Parent Guide 2013 page 43" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/a0ade72e?page=43"> PARENT GUIDE 43</a> <a title="Parent Guide 2013 page 44" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/a0ade72e?page=44"> FINANCIAL MATTERS STUDENT ACCOUNTS Tuition,</a> <a title="Parent Guide 2013 page 45" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/a0ade72e?page=45"> *Each hour above 20 hours </a> <a title="Parent Guide 2013 page 46" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/a0ade72e?page=46"> Board Rates All Access Plan </a> <a title="Parent Guide 2013 page 47" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/a0ade72e?page=47"> ELECTRONIC BILLING (E-BILL) The Office of Stu</a> <a title="Parent Guide 2013 page 48" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/a0ade72e?page=48"> PREPAID TUITION PLAN The University </a> <a title="Parent Guide 2013 page 49" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/a0ade72e?page=49"> BUTLER UNIVERSITY RETURN OF FUNDS PROCEDURES (201</a> <a title="Parent Guide 2013 page 50" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/a0ade72e?page=50"> DELINQUENT BILL ACCOUNTS Students who have n</a> <a title="Parent Guide 2013 page 51" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/a0ade72e?page=51"> UÊÊi`iÀ>Ê*iÀŽˆ˜ÃÊ œ>˜Êv՘`ÃÊ܈ÊLiÊVÀi`ˆÌi`Ê̜</a> <a title="Parent Guide 2013 page 52" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/a0ade72e?page=52"> AN AFTERWORD FOR PARENTS OF STUD</a> <a title="Parent Guide 2013 page 53" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/a0ade72e?page=53"> Ê UÊ,iVœ}˜ˆâiÊ̅>ÌÊ̅œÕÃ>˜`Ãʜvʜ̅iÀÊ«>Ài˜ÌÃÊ></a> <a title="Parent Guide 2013 page 54" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/a0ade72e?page=54"> PRIVACY RIGHTS It is our hope that your son </a> <a title="Parent Guide 2013 page 55" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/a0ade72e?page=55"> VISITING BUTLER BUTLER UNIVERSITY 2013–2014 HOTE</a> <a title="Parent Guide 2013 page 56" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/a0ade72e?page=56"> JW Marriott (10 S. West Street)* *excluding Famil</a> <a title="Parent Guide 2013 page 57" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/a0ade72e?page=57"> HOW TO GET HERE The easiest way to get to Bu</a> <a title="Parent Guide 2013 page 58" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/a0ade72e?page=58"> IMPORTANT DATES 2013–2014 ACADEMIC YEAR Aug. 2</a> <a title="Parent Guide 2013 page 59" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/a0ade72e?page=59"> BUTLER UNIVERSITY'S MISSION STATEMENT Butler's m</a>