COVID-19 and Events on Campus

In response to COVID-19, Ball State University has taken several measures to protect the health of our students, faculty and staff, and visitors, including the cancellation or postponement of many events. If you plan to attend an event and are not sure if it will still take place, please contact the coordinator listed for that event. For more information, see the latest updates on Ball State's response to COVID-19.

Upcoming Events
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University classes begin for Part of Term 1 (full summer term).University classes begin for Part of Term 21 (first half term).
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Calendar: Registrar
University classes begin for Part of Term 1 (full summer term) and Part of Term 21 (first half term).
11 a.m.
University Libraries WorkshopConnecting your students to course resources has never been easier! Ball State University Libraries' Reading Lists application gives students simple access to course reserve materials--full-text database articles, e-books, digitized chapters, streaming music and video, and more. Library staff work behind the scenes to add and activate the resources you select. The best part? The Reading Lists app connects directly with your Canvas course navigation menu. We received a number of positive comments from instructors who utilized Reading Lists in Fall 2020 and Spring 2021 to provide resources to students taking on-campus and virtual courses. Join one of our upcoming online sessions for an overview of how Reading Lists can enhance your teaching in Summer 2021 and beyond.
12 p.m.
You might be asking yourself, what's next? If you are graduating soon and trying to figure out your next step, or have been looking for a career change or enhancement, please join us to talk about how The Center for Information and Communication Sciences (CICS) might fit into your future.
4 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopSingle subject (or single case) research is vital in the field of Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA), but it can be tricky to search by topic for articles using this research design. Join this livestreaming presentation to learn how to use specialized techniques in the University Libraries’ databases and find the research you need.
7 p.m.
You might be asking yourself, what's next? If you are graduating soon and trying to figure out your next step, or have been looking for a career change or enhancement, please join us to talk about how The Center for Information and Communication Sciences (CICS) might fit into your future.
All Day Event
Change of course end for Part of Term 21 (first half term).
4 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopThe Music Refresher Workshop is designed to help both graduate and undergraduate students review library resources for research and study. Topics include searching OneSearch for both physical and online materials, music databases, and open-access resources for coursework or thesis proposals. Amy Edmonds, Ball State University Libraries' Music and Media Librarian, will answer your questions and share tips for successful searching.
4 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopJoin us for this livestreaming presentation of the University Libraries’ resources and services for online students in the Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) program. Learn about the databases relevant to your field, best searching practices, and the full range of library resources and services you have access to as an online student.
12 p.m.
Join the Office of Graduate Admissions to learn about the opportunities that await you at Ball State University. Find your passion and purpose at Ball State with over 100 graduate programs to choose from, dedicated faculty that inspire our students, and a campus with premiere facilities. Discover all Ball State has to offer during our upcoming information session!
2 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopConnecting your students to course resources has never been easier! Ball State University Libraries' Reading Lists application gives students simple access to course reserve materials--full-text database articles, e-books, digitized chapters, streaming music and video, and more. Library staff work behind the scenes to add and activate the resources you select. The best part? The Reading Lists app connects directly with your Canvas course navigation menu. We received a number of positive comments from instructors who utilized Reading Lists in Fall 2020 and Spring 2021 to provide resources to students taking on-campus and virtual courses. Join one of our upcoming online sessions for an overview of how Reading Lists can enhance your teaching in Summer 2021 and beyond.
All Day Event
Change of course end for Part of Term 1 (full summer term).
11 a.m.
University Libraries WorkshopThe Music Refresher Workshop is designed to help both graduate and undergraduate students review library resources for research and study. Topics include searching OneSearch for both physical and online materials, music databases, and open-access resources for coursework or thesis proposals. Amy Edmonds, Ball State University Libraries' Music and Media Librarian, will answer your questions and share tips for successful searching.
2 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopEver read an intriguing article and wanted to read more about the topic? Join the University Libraries to learn how to use citation chaining to find articles that cited and were cited by an article you have found. You'll also learn how to use article metadata to find additional articles about the same subjects. Feel free to bring an article to work with!
3 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopUniversity Libraries offers diverse options for supporting your Fall Semester classes. Learn about the many ways to introduce your students to the Libraries and how librarians can collaborate with you to build your students’ information literacy and research skills. We offer in-person and online instruction sessions, and can create assignment-focused course guides.
10 a.m.
Every community has a story. Why it matters and how it’s told relates to concepts such as engagement, pride, and place attachment. A good story is authentic and integrated—it impacts residents and influences visitors.
3 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopPlease join us for this livestreaming presentation of the University Libraries’ resources and services for online students. As an online student at Ball State, you have access to the full range of library resources and services, including database access, course reserves, interlibrary loan, and research assistance.
12 p.m.
Join us for a free virtual information session to learn more about our Master’s in Business Administration and Business Graduate Certificates at Ball State University.
3 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopThis workshop is packed with essential information about the research process to help you get started with your thesis project. Learn about research tools and strategies that will help you gather sources for your literature review.
8 p.m.
Join us for a free virtual information session to learn more about our Master’s in Business Administration and Business Graduate Certificates at Ball State University.
10 a.m.
Do you enjoy outdoor environments? Are you a designer? A problem-solver? A critical thinker? If so, you belong in our MLA program. Investing three inspiring years could earn you a professional design degree from a nationally-ranked program.
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Memorial Day – no classesUniversity administrative offices closed.
11 a.m.
Become an innovator on the leading edge of K-16 education practice or research! A PhD in Educational Studies is an integrated interdisciplinary doctorate. It is structured to study the theory, character, and delivery of public education, teacher education, and educational research through inquiry into related disciplines of educational technology, curriculum and pedagogy, and educational policy, politics, and diverse contexts.
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Summer Tuition Payment Due Date. Students, Authorized Payers, or Guest Payers may pay the total amount due. For more information, visit the Bursar's website.
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Calendar: Graduate School
To receive your degree in Summer of 2021, you must apply to graduate by June 1, 2021, even if you don’t plan to attend the commencement ceremony.
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Today is the last day to web withdraw for classes in Part of Term 21.
6 p.m.
Are you looking for a master's degree program that allows you to work simultaneously? The Emerging Media Design and Development program is a great fit for working professionals. Our flexible schedule gives our students the tools to succeed. Work from the classroom or virtually. We offer online and on-campus classes.
10 a.m.
This day-long, online, and interactive session is designed to give community economic development organizations a home-field advantage when it comes to addressing housing issues.
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Part of Term 21 (first half term) ends.
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Calendar: Registrar
Classes taught in Part of Term 21 (first half term) end today.
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Electronic final grade submission is available for classes taught in Part of Term 21 (first half term).
12 p.m.
Join the Office of Graduate Admissions to learn about the opportunities that await you at Ball State University. Find your passion and purpose at Ball State with over 100 graduate programs to choose from, dedicated faculty that inspire our students, and a campus with premiere facilities. Discover all Ball State has to offer during our upcoming information session!
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University classes begin for Part of Term 22 (second half term).
All Day Event
Calendar: Registrar
University classes begin for Part of Term 21 (second half term).
2 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopPlease join the University Libraries for a livestream presentation on EndNote, a free citation management software. If you need to manage lots of citations, EndNote might be the solution for you. Use it to organize references and create bibliographies in many citation styles, including APA and MLA.
3 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopIf you already use EndNoteX9, join us for a brief introduction to EndNote 20 which will highlight some of the new features and differences between the two versions.
10 a.m.
Engaging community members is more important, and more challenging, than ever. Simply hosting a town hall or settling for insights from the usual suspects no longer suffices.
10 a.m.
University Libraries WorkshopPlease join the University Libraries for a livestream presentation on EndNote, a free citation management software. If you need to manage lots of citations, EndNote might be the solution for you. Use it to organize references and create bibliographies in many citation styles, including APA and MLA.
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Calendar: Graduate School
June 23, 2021 is the Summer 2021 submission deadline for RES 697 Research Paper, CRPR 698 Creative Project, THES 698 Thesis, and DISS 799 Doctor’s Dissertation.
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Change of course end for Part of Term 22 (second half term).