May 5, 2021
Ball State University will hold in-person commencement exercises this Friday and Saturday and again on May 15. The University urges all participants, attendees, and Muncie residents to plan for potential traffic delays both near Scheumann Stadium and on Interstate 69.
March 3, 2021
Ball State plans for in-person Commencement Exercises in May, marking the return of a cherished University tradition.
September 10, 2020
Due to the ongoing risk of COVID-19, and the state’s extended guidelines, which continue to prohibit social gatherings larger than 250 people, it is no longer feasible for Ball State to hold Commencement ceremonies on the scheduled date. In order to enable people to make appropriate plans, the University has also decided to postpone its December 2020 Commencement ceremony.
May 15, 2020
Read President Geoffrey S. Mearns' statement about the Spring and Summer 2020 Commencement exercises.
April 22, 2020
Ball State President Geoffrey S. Mearns provides an update on the University’s plans to celebrate Commencement.
December 14, 2019
Ball State University conferred more than 1,500 degrees at Fall Commencement in Worthen Arena.