Admissions tour guides in front of Benny

Whether you’re a high school student, a college student looking to transfer, or a school counselor, we have campus visit events designed just for you. Mark your calendar and come see what makes Ball State special!

Upcoming Events

Take a student-guided tour, attend an information session, talk with someone about your academic area of interest, and ask plenty of questions. High school juniors and seniors and college transfer students may meet with an academic department when Ball State is in session, subject to faculty availability. Schedule your visit at least two weeks ahead and request an academic appointment at that time.

  • Daily, August 31–December 11, 2020
  • Daily, January 13–April 30, 2021
  • Daily, May 17–July 30, 2021

Explore a variety of academic departments and majors at Ball State, tour the campus, and learn about our admission criteria, student life, scholarships, and financial aid. Registration opens about one month before each event. Space is limited, so sign up early.

  • Saturday, October 24, 2020
  • Saturday, November 7, 2020
  • Saturday, March 20, 2021
  • Saturday, April 24, 2021

Preview the academic, extracurricular, and social opportunities available at Ball State while gaining resources and information to guide you through high school and into college. Creating an inclusive environment for all students is imperative for building a successful college campus.

  • Thursday, March 18, 2021

Experience what Ball State is like from the classroom perspective. You’ll get to attend two mock classes taught by faculty, engage with current students, and learn more about what's next in the admission process. While you’re in class, your family will attend informational sessions related to important topics and next steps in the admission process.

  • Tuesday, July 27, 2021

Learn more about Ball State and your academic area, take a guided tour of our campus, and discover our transfer resources, including credit transferability.

  • Friday, October 9, 2020
  • Friday, March 5, 2021

As a prospective transfer student, you’ll get to take a campus tour, learn about campus resources, and speak with our academic programs to gain an overview of what your Ball State experience could be like.

  • Friday, September 25, 2020

Celebrate your admission and learn more about Ball State with your family at this open house style event. You can explore your academic area of interest, speak with faculty, interact with current students, learn about student life, tour the campus, and get answers to your admissions, orientation, and housing questions. Also pick up your official T-shirt!

  • Friday, April 9, 2021

Explore Ball State’s Honors College, the most comprehensive honors program in Indiana. Meet with the dean, speak with faculty, interact with current students, and visit a class. Learn how our distinctive experiences will prepare you for a career, engage with faculty from your academic area of interest, and take a campus tour.

  • Friday, November 20, 2020
  • Friday, February 26, 2021

Experience our campus, speak directly with faculty and current students, and see on-campus resources that make a Ball State education so valuable. You’ll gain the tools and information you need to support your students in their college search and better advise them on the available options as they try to find the ideal college fit.

  • Friday, November 13, 2020

Find Out More

See our events calendar for details about these and other special opportunities for prospective students. If you have questions, please contact the Ball State Welcome Center.