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We love to hear what our alumni are doing and share alumni news and accomplishments on social media. Get in contact with us on Facebook or through departmental email.

Social Media

Join us on Facebook – connect with other Physics and Astronomy alumni and learn about alumni news and keep abreast of what we have been doing.

Keep in Touch

Keep in touch with your fellow alumni and reach out to share your successes with us.

Please be sure to include your:

  • full name
  • graduation year and degree earned
  • current address
  • email

We’d especially be glad to know what you’re currently doing and how you got there, and anything you’d like to share about your time here at Ball State.

Give

Your gift has a real impact on the lives of real students. You have many giving options to suit your preferences: online, mail, phone, payroll deduction, and more.

Be sure to designate the account or program you would like your gift to support. A list of the Department of Physics and Astronomy Foundation accounts follows below with a brief description of how your donation will help support the department.

Provides financial support for the welfare, support, and advancement of physics and astronomy programs. Funds from this account can be transferred to other accounts as needs arise and provide the most flexibility.

Provides funds for the welfare, support, and advancement of the physics students science training programs.

Provides funds for the welfare, support, and advancement of planetarium programs.

Proceeds to be used to support the advancement of the Center for Computational Nanoscience.

Provides funds for the welfare, support, and advancement of observatory programs.

Provides funds for the welfare, support, and advancement of physics and astronomy research programs.

Provides funds for scholarship awards to physics and astronomy students.

Provides scholarships to Ball State University students who meet a set of predetermined qualifications.

Provides funds for undergraduate scholarships in the Department of Physics & Astronomy.

Provides funds for fellowships for graduate students in the Department of Physics and Astronomy.

The purpose of this fund is to support the science educational outreach mission of the planetarium to K-12 children. Funds may be used for, but not limited to, providing transportation for groups of children, the purchase of materials for educational programs, and the professional development of teachers and planetarium faculty/staff related to science education. Preference should be given to programs that serve underprivileged children.

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