The Center for Business and Economic Research is located in the heart of Ball State University's campus in Muncie, Indiana – about one hour northeast of Indianapolis and two hours south of Fort Wayne.
The Whitinger Business Building is directly east of Shafer Tower. Our office is in the southeast corner of the first floor (WB 149).
Directions for GPS and Online Maps
Systems that take GPS coordinates may use the following location for the Whitinger Business Building:
40.20348358º N, 85.40643311º W
(or 40.20348358 latitude, -85.40643311 longitude)
The Whitinger Business Building is located at approximately 1204 N. McKinley Avenue, Muncie, IN 47306, but this is not an official address and may not work in GPS systems or mapping software.
Parking is available off of Neely Avenue.
Default University Address
Ball State University has one street/mailing address:
2000 West University Avenue
Muncie, IN 47306
This address will take you to the Administration Building and Office of the President. Across the street is the L.A. Pittenger Student Center, which has a first-floor information desk and food court. There is a metered parking garage to the south.
The following are our recommendations for parking near our office in Whitinger Business Building.
Long-term visitors (guest speakers, etc.) may request a 24-hour parking pass. These arrangements must be made in advance with our office.
We have several other garages, lots, and roadside parking options on campus, which you may find through our Office of Parking Services.
See more parking options.