Students are encouraged to contact their department chair or dean's office to see if funding for financial emergencies might be available. Broadly, here are some other options to consider:
The Office of Retention and Graduation administers an emergency loan program comprised of donated funds. Full-time, currently enrolled students on Ball State's main campus are eligible for emergency loans.
Jack Beyerl Emergency Aid – Covid-19
Ball State students who are experiencing financial hardship as a result of COVID-19 may be eligible for a one-time grant of $250.00 (maximum) from the Jack Beyerl Emergency Aid Fund.
The Office of Financial Aid and Scholarships offer a variety of services and programs designed to help you find ways to meet the costs of education.
21st Century Scholars
The 21st Century Scholar Award provides up to four years of undergraduate tuition to eligible incoming students and guidance to ensure student success in college.