To assist as you begin your work at Ball State University, each year we plan activities that are essential to a smooth transition to your new responsibilities.
New Faculty Checklist
Use our checklist as an information guide in preparation for your first day on campus.
Download checklist (PDF)
Our orientation is for tenure-track faculty and full-time benefits-eligible contract faculty. (All other categories of new hires should contact Payroll and Employee Benefits.)
Programs include the New Faculty Alpha Day, Payroll and Employee Benefits Sign-up, and workshops designed to help prepare or teach your classes. Orientation is held each year in August.
Careers, Benefits, and Wellbeing
Our Office of Human Resource Services provides information on onboarding, benefits, settling into Muncie, and other important matters you’ll need to address as you start your new position at Ball State. Find more information on settling in at Ball State.