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.

Event Details

  • Date: Thursday, October 17
  • Time: 7:30 p.m.
  • Location: Emens Auditorium

2019 Air Jam Winners

Residence Halls Winner: Studebaker West
Independent Runner Up: University Singers
Independent Winner: Outlet
Greek Runner Up: Alpha Gamma Delta and Sigma Alpha Epsilon
Greek Winner: Delta Zeta
Crowd Favorite: Alpha Chi Omega and Phi Delta Theta
Overall Winner: Outlet

How to Enter the Competition

Groups must submit an entry form by email between September 19 and September 22.

All groups who turn in an entry form will be submitted into a lottery. The lottery drawing will take place during a Facebook Live event, which starts at 5 p.m. on September 23 on the Ball State Homecoming Facebook page.

The first 20 teams drawn from the lottery system will compete in the show. Song choices will be given based on order of the group drawing, 1 through 20.

There is a $150 non-refundable entry fee for each team selected in the lottery system. Payment must be received from those 20 teams by Thursday, October 3 at 4 p.m. Each team must have a minimum of five people and maximum of 20.

More Information

Download Entry Form (PDF)   

Ticket Sales

Tickets are $15 each. Each person may buy up to 10 tickets for the show with a valid ID.

You may buy tickets in one of two ways:

  • in person – Visit the Emens Box Office beginning October 7.
  • order in advance – Download and submit our order form.

Download TICKET Order Form (PDF)


For additional information, call the Homecoming Office at 765-285-1083 or email us.