Butler University's Mission Statement
Butler's mission is to provide the highest quality of liberal and professional education and to integrate the liberal arts into professional education, by creating and fostering a stimulating intellectual community built upon interactive dialogue and inquiry among faculty, staff and students.

Butler University's Athletic Department Mission Statement
The intercollegiate athletic department's mission is to support the university's purpose by providing exceptional educational and athletic experiences for all student-athletes...The Butler Way.

The Butler Way...
demands commitment, denies selfishness,
accepts reality, yet seeks improvement everyday
while putting the team above self.

Goals for Butler Athletics

  • Exceptional Student/Athlete Experiences
  • Successful Teams
  • Source of unity and pride for students, faculty, staff, alumni and friends of Butler
  • Fiscal Sustainability