Dean of Students Offices Closed

Our staff value face-to-face interaction but the spread of COVID-19 was declared a disaster emergency in Delaware County on March 20, 2020. Effective March 23, 2020 we have closed our offices but not our services. To access our services please call 765-285-1545 or email us.

Learn more about what the university is doing to respond to COVID-19.

The Office of the Dean of Students will provide appropriate information and referrals to students facing basic needs insecurity during COVID-19.

Supporting Basic Student Needs during COVID-19 (PDF)


About Our Office

The Office of the Dean of Students, within the Division of Student Affairs, is committed to helping all students reach their fullest potential by providing assistance, education, intervention, and referral services.

The staff seek to provide a caring environment that encourages and empowers students to seek support.This includes support with personal concerns, emergency situations, and when “life” happens. In addition to the support for students, members of our staff serve as a resource for family members, parents, University employees, and community members as we work together to support the student and create a safe and healthy learning environment.

Jack Beyerl Emergency Aid Grant

Ball State students who are experiencing financial hardship as a result of COVID-19 may be eligible for a one-time grant from the Jack Beyerl Emergency Aid Fund.

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Dean of Students

Frank A. Bracken Administration Building, Room 238
Ball State University
Muncie, IN 47306

Monday-Friday 8 a.m.-5 p.m.