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Parking Information

All visitor and event parking is available in two lots located at the Butler South Campus building.  Parking lots are accessible off of W. 42 Street or Haughey Ave.  Note, there is a shorter distance from the 42nd Street lot to the Shelton Auditorium for those with mobility concerns. Click here for a parking map, or see below: 



Butler University is committed to ensuring its programs, services, activities, and benefits are accessible on an equitable basis to all qualified individuals with disabilities. For disability related accommodation requests for:

For disability-related accommodation requests, please allow two weeks’ advance notice in order to allow adequate time to make arrangements. Although attempts will be made to honor accommodation requests with less notice, it cannot be guaranteed that without two-week notice a reasonable accommodation can be provided.


Shelton Auditorium, with nearly 400 seats, is a unique and beautiful Greek-style theatre located on Butler University’s South Campus, formerly the campus of Christian Theological Seminary. The building is a mid-century “pre-Gothic” building designed by Edward Larrabee Barnes and opened in 1966. Shelton Auditorium features incredible acoustics, ample stadium seating and on-site surface parking in the lot off W. 42nd St. or off Haughey Avenue.