Admitted Student Day 2024

Save the Date: Friday, April 12, 2024

For now, we encourage you to take advantage of other visit opportunities and stop by the Welcome Center to pick up your celebratory Cardinal swag. We hope to see you on campus soon! If you have questions, contact us at or 800-482-4278.

Each Spring, all admitted students are invited to celebrate their admission and visit Ball State with their family at this open-house style event on campus. Explore your academic area of interest, connect with faculty, interact with current students, learn more about student life, and get information about important next steps in your journey as a Ball State Cardinal. You'll also meet other new students and receive a free gift!

Schedule of Events

Our flexible schedule lets you build your ideal day on campus, tailored to your needs and interests. View the 2023 event schedule to see all that's included in this day. You can watch highlights of our 2023 Admitted Student Day below.

Getting Around

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Upon arrival, park in the C1 lot near Worthen Arena for event check-in (green C1 on map). View map.


Campus Map

Find buildings plus info on shuttles, accessibility, and more. View map.

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Enjoy lunch and snacks at our campus dining locations. See options and hours.


Post a photo of your day on campus to Instagram, tag #BallStateBound, and follow us @BallStateBound to be entered into a drawing to win Ball State swag. Winners will be announced each hour on Instagram, so check back.

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Next Steps for Admitted Students

Admission to Ball State means you're one step closer to becoming a Cardinal. Follow next steps to confirm your decision and prepare for enrollment. Get started.

Ready to Enroll?

Have you decided Ball State is the right fit for you? To officially become a Ball State student, you must accept our admission offer by confirming your enrollment and submitting a $100 nonrefundable deposit. Access your Cardinal Landing portal to accept our offer and pay your deposit.

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