COVID-19 and Events on Campus

In response to COVID-19, Ball State University has taken several measures to protect the health of our students, faculty and staff, and visitors, including the cancellation or postponement of many events. If you plan to attend an event and are not sure if it will still take place, please contact the coordinator listed for that event. For more information, see the latest updates on Ball State's response to COVID-19.

Upcoming Events
All Day Event
Fall Semester eBill available to view. For more information, visit the Student Financial Services website.
11 a.m.
Do you wish to make an impact on a major city? In our program, you don’t just learn about urban design, you do urban design! A Master of Urban Design (MUD) degree from Ball State University’s College of Architecture and Planning (CAP) provides the skills to be an interdisciplinary leader in the design of our cities.
10 a.m.
The 21st Century Scholars Symposium is a mandatory event for all incoming freshmen with a 21st Century Scholar Award.
2 p.m.
The 21st Century Scholars Symposium is a mandatory event for all incoming freshmen with a 21st Century Scholar Award.
3 p.m.
Library Tour for New Faculty OrientationCome and join us for a tour of Bracken Library and an opportunity to hear about library services for you and your students. Meet at the Forest Idyll statue in the first floor lobby of Bracken Library at 3pm. Registration is encouraged but not required for this event.
3 p.m.
Library Tour for New Faculty OrientationCome and join us for a tour of Bracken Library and an opportunity to hear about library services for you and your students. Meet at the Forest Idyll statue in the first floor lobby of Bracken Library at 3pm. Registration is encouraged but not required for this event.
4 p.m.
Library Tour for New Faculty OrientationCome and join us for a tour of Bracken Library and an opportunity to hear about library services for you and your students. Meet at the Forest Idyll statue in the first floor lobby of Bracken Library at 4pm. Registration is encouraged but not required for this event.
9 a.m.
Calendar: Graduate School
Hear welcoming remarks by Dean Adam Beach, Associate Dean Stephanie Simon-Dack, and Faculty Fellow Robin Phelps-Ward. Also, join us for a workshop by the Graduate Student Wellness Initiative (GSWI).
3 p.m.
Calendar: Graduate School
Join your fellow graduate student peers for a tour on campus that highlights graduate student spaces
4:30 p.m.
Student organizations pertinent to teaching majors will share their information with students during this event.
6 p.m.
The 21st Century Scholars Symposium is a mandatory event for all incoming freshmen with a 21st Century Scholar Award.
6 p.m.
The 21st Century Scholars Symposium is a mandatory event for all incoming freshmen with a 21st Century Scholar Award.
7 p.m.
Calendar: Student Life
The floor meeting is your chance to meet your new neighbors and your Resident Assistant!
8 p.m.
Calendar: Student Life
Join this celebratory event to kick off the school year with fun, games, and friends.
All Day Event
Stop by to get news about the University Libraries’ services as well as online and print resources that can help make your college career a success.
9 a.m.
Annual college poster sale for students. Browse and purchase posters daily between August 19–27.
10 a.m.
Introductions of all programs offered by the Department of Modern Languages and Classics.
10:30 a.m.
Calendar: Graduate School
Join your fellow graduate student peers for a tour on campus that highlights graduate student spaces
11 a.m.
Get free donut holes while working on goals one-on-one with Health Promotion and Advocacy staff.
1 p.m.
Calendar: Dining
Learn about and secure employment with Ball State Dining.
1:30 p.m.
Mandatory for all incoming commuters, this unique, virtual event addresses commuter student needs and issues.
2 p.m.
Meet advisors, other students, and learn about programs in the College of Sciences and Humanities.
3 p.m.
Introductions of all programs offered by the Department of Modern Languages and Classics.
3:30 p.m.
Mix and mingle with students in the Department of Nutrition and Health Science.
5:30 p.m.
Calendar: Graduate School
Hear welcoming remarks by Dean Adam Beach, Associate Dean Stephanie Simon-Dack, and Faculty Fellow Robin Phelps-Ward. Also, join us for a workshop by the Graduate Student Wellness Initiative (GSWI).
All Day Event
Academic year for faculty begins
All Day Event
Stop by to get news about the University Libraries’ services as well as online and print resources that can help make your college career a success.
9 a.m.
Faculty Member Receives AwardThe university kicks off the academic year.
9 a.m.
Calendar: Student Life
Make some new friends while you make a difference in your new Muncie community!
10 a.m.
Visit the Learning Center to hang out, cool off, and eat some cookies!
11 a.m.
This fair will feature a variety of Ball State student organizations that focus on faith and spiritual life on campus.
2 p.m.
New transfer students will have the opportunity to mingle with other transfers, meet the Retention and Graduation staff, and receive information on how to have a successful transition to Ball State.
All Day Event
Saturday Classes Meet
11 a.m.
New transfer students will have the opportunity to mingle with other transfers, meet the Retention and Graduation staff, and receive information on how to have a successful transition to Ball State.
12 p.m.
Calendar: Student Life
Visit the Jo Ann Gora Student Recreation and Wellness Center and learn about everything Recreation Services has to offer this coming year!
12 p.m.
Calendar: Student Life
Visit the Jo Ann Gora Student Recreation and Wellness Center as the Fitness Center will be open along with other areas throughout the day.
2 p.m.
Mandatory for all incoming commuters, this unique, virtual event addresses commuter student needs and issues.
5 p.m.
Calendar: Student Life
Come see what student life at Ball State is all about! Spend some time exploring the hundreds of student organizations that will be on-site, eager to greet you, and excited to tell you more about their organization.
9 p.m.
Calendar: Student Life
Kick-off your Welcome to Ball State with the Late Nite Block Party!
9 p.m.
Calendar: Student Life
Kick-off your Welcome to Ball State with the Late Nite Block Party!
12 p.m.
Calendar: Student Life
Visit the Jo Ann Gora Student Recreation and Wellness Center as the Fitness Center will be open along with other areas throughout the day.