Shiltz (6’2″, 195 lbs.) played for four seasons with the Butler University Bulldogs. As a starter during his senior year, the 24-year-old completed 218 of his 381 passes, good for 2,713 yards and 19 touchdowns. The St. Charles, IL native also amassed 639 rushing yards, while scoring ten majors on 126 carries during that same season. He completed the season with an average of 304,7 yards of offence per game, which was the fifth best total in the country. He completed his college career with 4,042 passing yards after completing 324 of his 552 passes.