Contact Us

Sue Taylor
Director of Alumni Engagement, Collegiate and Affinity Groups
College of Health

Doreen Johnson, ’79, MA’86
Nursing Alumni Society President

When you receive your degree from the College of Health, you join an accomplished group of more than 27,600 living alumni. The inter-professional environment of Ball State’s newest college represents the future of health care and improved patient care.

Alumni work in fields of counseling psychology, social psychology and counseling, kinesiology, nursing, health and nutrition, speech pathology and audiology, or social work, all to improve the lives of their fellow human beings.

You make a difference.

Get Involved

The College of Health offers several ways to be involved at school or departmental levels. An organized alumni group for the School of Nursing is just one of the ways you can give of your time and talent, connect with alumni, and impact the current students and curriculum.

College of Health Alumni Recognition

The Nursing Alumni Society is pleased to award the following awards to recognize outstanding service and professionalism. Anyone may nominate alumni for these awards. To qualify for the April awards presentations, nominations should be received no later than January 15 each year. Nominations will remain active up to three years from the time of nomination. A committee from the Nursing Alumni Society Board will make the selections.

Outstanding Nursing Alumni Award

Ball State University Nursing alumni who have made significant and exceptional contributions to the nursing profession through education, service, or community involvement are eligible. They should be active members of the Ball State University Alumni Association by making an annual gift to the Ball State University Foundation.

Nominate alumni

Emerging Professional Nurse Alumni Award

Ball State University Nursing Alumni who graduated within the last 20 years and who have made notable accomplishments in their careers through service, community involvement, or education are eligible. They should be active members of the Ball State University Alumni Association by making an annual gift to the Ball State University Foundation.

Nominate alumni

Give to the College of Health

Want to give back to the College of Health? Your generous philanthropy makes a difference. Give now to see how you can make an impact.


Air Jam performance

Air Jam - Homecoming

Going strong since 1987, Air Jam is Ball State's most popular Homecoming event! Come watch student organizations dance and compete in the annual lip-sync competition.


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Alumni and Friends Homecoming Golf Outing

All alumni and friends are invited back to enjoy an afternoon of golf during Homecoming weekend.


Bed Racers

Bed Race - Homecoming

Be a part of one of Homecoming's most exciting traditions since 1980!