Admissions and Financial Aid

Are you interested in majoring in women's and gender studies? Then it's time to apply to Ball State! Please review our admission criteria and instructions, then complete our online application.

Also, take a few minutes to read about the scholarships that our department offers our students, which are among the hundreds our university offers every year.

What Can You Do with a Major in Women’s and Gender Studies?

See how our degrees have wide applications that can prepare you for a successful career in a variety of settings.

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Activities and Opportunities

Gain a better understanding of our field and get to know your classmates and faculty outside of the classroom. You can intern with our department, conduct an independent study, join Feminists for Action, and attend—or help organize—Women's Week.

Open Mic Night: Promoting Trans Visibility

A step toward a better world When junior Lauren Szymczak became a Women’s and Gender Studies (WGS) program intern tasked with planning and putti …

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LGBTQ+ Muncie: A Labor of Love

A Pioneering Project In the world of oral history, there is a huge need to capture the stories of the LGBTQ+ communities overlooked by mainstream medi …

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Women’s Week Events to put on your Calendar!

The Women’s and Gender Studies program is excited to present the 2021 Women’s Week Schedule for March 22-26!! They are thrilled to bring t …

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Contact Us

Women's and Gender Studies

Burkhardt Building (BB), Room 108
Muncie, IN 47306

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

765-285-5451

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