Due to weather, today's Ball State Commencement ceremonies will be in alternate locations on an adjusted schedule.

Main Ceremony

Undergraduate and Master’s Degree Students

Go directly to your seats via Aisles 4, 5, and 6 in Worthen Arena. Please be in your seats by 9:45 a.m. so the ceremony can start on time. 

Doctoral and Specialist in Education Degree Candidates

Report to Worthen Arena at 9 a.m. through lower-level Gate 1 by the ticket office. Lineup is in the Dr. Don Shondell Practice Center.

Faculty

Report to Worthen Arena at 9 a.m. through lower-level Gate 1 by the ticket office. Lineup is in the Dr. Don Shondell Practice Center.

Individual College Ceremonies

R. Wayne Estopinal College of Architecture and Planning

  • location: Jo Ann Gora Student Recreation and Wellness Center
  • inclement weather start time: 12:30 p.m.
  • Lineup: Immediately following the main ceremony, graduates are to line up in the hall between the courts and the turf on the lower level. Do not enter through the Field Sports Building as another ceremony is scheduled for that location.
  • download map (PDF)

Miller College of Business

  • location: Worthen Arena
  • inclement weather start time: 6 p.m.
  • Lineup: Graduates report to the Dr. Don Shondell Practice Center at 5:15 p.m.
  • download map (PDF)

College of Communication, Information, and Media

  • location: Field Sports Building
  • inclement weather start time: 12:30 p.m.
  • Lineup: Immediately following the main ceremony, graduates report to the courts next to the Field Sports Building for lineup. Enter the Field Sports Building on the east or west side. Do not enter through the Jo Ann Gora Student Recreation and Wellness Center as another ceremony is scheduled for that location.
  • download map (PDF)

College of Fine Arts

  • location: Emens Auditorium
  • inclement weather start time: 12:30 p.m.
  • Lineup: Immediately following the main ceremony, graduates report to the Williams Lounge, downstairs, Emens Auditorium.
  • download map (PDF)

College of Health

  • location:  Worthen Arena
  • inclement weather start time: 12:30 p.m.
  • Lineup: Immediately following the main ceremony, graduates are to line up in the Dr. Don Shondell Practice Center.
  • download map (PDF)

College of Sciences and Humanities

  • location: Worthen Arena
  • inclement weather start time: 3:30 p.m.
  • Lineup: Graduates report to the Dr. Don Shondell Practice Center at 2:30 p.m.
  • download map (PDF)

Teachers College