Upcoming Events
1 p.m.
This course is for users of Apple devices at Ball State University.
9 a.m.
Join Kyla McKillip, Senior Administrative Specialist to the Associate Vice President for People and Culture, and Charity Coffman for a half hour of networking and discussion of hot topic items for Admin Coordinators at Ball State!
8:30 a.m.
Campers will be given a challenge to complete. In teams, students will learn the importance of collaboration and communication while appreciating their teammates' unique strengths.From concept to a final LEGO® build, participants will be presented with intermittent challenges that will force them to pivot and adapt to external forces.
11 a.m.
University Libraries Workshop Calendar Thumbnail 2024Connecting 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 articles, e-books, Open Educational Resources, streaming music and video, and more. Library staff work behind the scenes to add and activate the resources you select.
8:30 a.m.
This camp is for students who thrive when they can be creative in an innovation process. Campers will find new ways to approach problems and create solutions through the innovation lens. Our campers will enjoy a full day of creative, imaginative, and entrepreneurial activities. We will take breaks from the indoors to enjoy some fun outside (weather permitting).
3 p.m.
Explore Ball State's PhD and MS programs in educational psychology by attending this information session.
8:30 a.m.
This program is designed for those students who wish to develop a foundation of skillsets needed to emerge as leaders. Over two days, we will focus on self-leadership, leadership, and problem-solving. Participants will spend time learning about their own strengths and talents while understanding the importance of collaborative and creative work styles. Campers will learn the importance of communication and how each unique problem-solving preference plays a role in teams.
6 p.m.
Learn more about Ball State's online Master's in Educational Administration and Supervision and Principal's license during this webinar.
8:30 a.m.
This program is designed for those students who wish to develop a foundation of skillsets needed to emerge as leaders. Over two days, we will focus on self-leadership, leadership, and problem-solving. Participants will spend time learning about their own strengths and talents while understanding the importance of collaborative and creative work styles. Campers will learn the importance of communication and how each unique problem-solving preference plays a role in teams.
10 a.m.
Join us for a virtual information session for prospective graduate students interested in landscape architecture. The session will include information about the landscape architecture profession, our graduate curriculum, program tracks, costs, financial support, and the application process.
10 a.m.
Want to learn more about employing international students? Register for this session!
All Day Event
First Fall 2024 semester statement available to view on eBill.
2 p.m.
Join us for this special occasion card-making class featuring different styles of stamps and a variety of supplies. In addition to learning helpful tips and tricks for making your cards stunning, you’ll also receive all the supplies you need to make five, one-of-a-kind cards for your family and friends during class.
All Day Event
Move-in day marks the beginning of a student's experience at Ball State, filled with opportunities for growth, friendship, and academic achievement!Students will be able to move in during their scheduled move-in appointment time frame.
10 a.m.
Dive into a world of vibrant creativity with this watercolor workshop! You can experience the magic of Yupo paper, a synthetic marvel that transforms your watercolor journey. Unlike traditional paper, Yupo's unique surface prevents water and pigment from absorbing, allowing you to dance with colors until they blend into breathtaking textures.
All Day Event
Move-in day marks the beginning of a student's experience at Ball State, filled with opportunities for growth, friendship, and academic achievement!Students will be able to move in during their scheduled move-in appointment time frame.
3 p.m.
Calendar: Graduate School
Hear welcoming remarks by Dean Adam Beach and Associate Dean Robin Phelps-Ward. We will have a graduate student panel who can answer questions and will speak about their graduate school experience and a resources fair with a reception.
4 p.m.
Calendar: Honors College
Required event for all incoming Honors Freshman
All Day Event
August 16 | Academic year for faculty begins.
All Day Event
Move-in day marks the beginning of a student's experience at Ball State, filled with opportunities for growth, friendship, and academic achievement!Students will be able to move in during their scheduled move-in appointment time frame.
8 p.m.
RHA presents Rock the Halls, a festive event to celebrate the start of the school year! All students are welcome to attend.
All Day Event
August 17 | Saturday Classes Meet
All Day Event
August 19 | University classes for Fall Semester begin
5:30 p.m.
Red Background with Ball State Beneficence Logo and "Education Living-Learning Community" under itJoin us for the Education LLC Kickoff hosted by Academic Peer Mentor Courtney at the North West MPR and Makerspace! This exciting event is the perfect opportunity to connect with fellow educators and faculty from Teachers College, explore innovative teaching tools, and get inspired for the upcoming school year. Additionally, there will be training and orientation sessions on how to access and use the Glowforge Laser Cutter and 3D Printer. Don't miss out on the chance to engage with your community, enhance your skills, and discover new ways to elevate your classroom experience. Mark your calendars and be part of this fantastic kickoff event!
5:30 p.m.
Black Background with Ball State Beneficence Logo and "Nursing Living-Learning Community" under itJoin us for the grand kickoff of Nursing LLC! Mark your calendars for Tuesday, August 20th, at 5:30 PM in Woodworth Residence Hall. Meet our amazing APMs Annie and Aaron and dive into an exciting evening exploring our state-of-the-art makerspace and discovering a range of anatomical models available for your educational journey and get trained on accessing the Resource Room. Plus, sign up and receive a free 2024 Nursing LLC T-Shirt!Whether you're a seasoned nursing student or just curious about the world of healthcare, this event is perfect for you! Don't miss out on this unique opportunity to network, learn, and envision your future in nursing.See you there!
6 p.m.
Red Background with Ball State Logo and "Humanities Living-Learning Community" under it Get ready for an inspiring kickoff at the Humanities LLC Event! Join us on Tuesday, August 20th, at 6:00 PM at Studebaker West Residence Hall for an engaging evening. Meet our esteemed faculty members, explore exciting makerspace resources tailored for humanities enthusiasts, and claim your free 2024 LLC T-Shirt!Whether you're passionate about literature, history, art, or philosophy, this event promises to ignite your curiosity and creativity. Don't miss this chance to connect with peers, faculty mentors, and dive into a world of ideas.See you there!
4 p.m.
Grey Background with Ball State Beneficence Logo and "CCIM Living-Learning Community" under itSave the date: August 21st at 4:15 PM in AJ 175. Meet our Academic Peer Mentors Maddie and Alex at 4:00 in the BotSwin Lobby to walk over together. This exclusive event is designed specifically for students enrolled in the CCIM Signature Experience program. Come meet our Dean and CCIM faculty for an afternoon of engaging conversations, networking opportunities, and plenty of fun! Discover how CCIM can shape your future career and academic journey. Afterwards, walk back with your CCIM faculty to the CCIM LLC Kickoff! This is a unique opportunity to connect with your peers and faculty, and to explore all that the CCIM Signature Experience program has to offer. We look forward to seeing you there!
5:30 p.m.
Grey Background with Ball State Beneficence Logo and "Honors Living-Learning Community" under itJoin us for an exciting event at Dehority Residence Hall on Wednesday, August 21st, at 5:30 PM. Engage with faculty members, meet APMs Ayden and Nell, and receive a complimentary 2024 LLC T-Shirt!Gain essential training on accessing our advanced makerspace and its resources. Whether your interests lie in design, technology, or creative projects, this event offers invaluable opportunities for learning and exploration.Don't miss out on this chance to connect with peers and faculty while enhancing your skills. See you at Dehority Residence Hall!
5:30 p.m.
Grey Background with Ball State Beneficence Logo and "CCIM Living-Learning Community" under itDiscover the future of creativity at Botswin Residence Hall!Join us on Wednesday, August 21st, at 5:30 PM for an exciting event. Engage with our esteemed faculty, meet APMs Maddie and Aaron, and seize the opportunity to grab a free 2024 LLC T-Shirt!Dive into our cutting-edge makerspace where you can receive training on accessing the show kitchen, greenscreen, and camera equipment. Whether you're a budding filmmaker, aspiring chef, or tech enthusiast, this event is your gateway to hands-on learning and innovation.Don't miss out on this chance to connect, learn, and explore your passions. See you there at Botswin Residence Hall!
10 a.m.
Join us for a virtual information session for prospective graduate students interested in landscape architecture. The session will include information about the landscape architecture profession, our graduate curriculum, program tracks, costs, financial support, and the application process.
6 p.m.
Red Background with Ball State Beneficence Logo and "Art Living-Learning Community" under itJoin us for the Art and Performing Arts LLC Kickoff event at Schmidt/Wilson Residence Hall on Thursday, August 22nd, at 6:00 PM. Engage with faculty members, meet APMs Alana and Hanna, and receive a complimentary 2024 LLC T-Shirt!Attend training sessions to gain access to our makerspace and its resources, including the Blackbox theatre, dance studio, and Art Studio. Whether you're passionate about visual arts, theater, dance, or music, this event provides invaluable opportunities for learning and creativity. Come and experience the talent of Schmidt-Wilson and College of Fine Arts students who bring this community to life.Don't miss out on this chance to connect with peers and faculty while exploring your artistic passions. See you at Schmidt/Wilson Residence Hall!
6 p.m.
Red Background with Ball State Logo and "Performing Arts Living-Learning Community" under it Join us for the Art and Performing Arts LLC Kickoff event at Schmidt/Wilson Residence Hall on Thursday, August 22nd, at 6:00 PM. Engage with faculty members, meet APMs Alana and Hanna, and receive a complimentary 2024 LLC T-Shirt!Attend training sessions to gain access to our makerspace and its resources, including the Blackbox theatre, dance studio, and Art Studio. Whether you're passionate about visual arts, theater, dance, or music, this event provides invaluable opportunities for learning and creativity. Come and experience the talent of Schmidt-Wilson and College of Fine Arts students who bring this community to life.Don't miss out on this chance to connect with peers and faculty while exploring your artistic passions. See you at Schmidt/Wilson Residence Hall!
6 p.m.
Black Background with Ball State Beneficence Logo and "Business Living-Learning Community" under itJoin us for the Business Kickoff event at the Kinghorn Courtyard, Kinghorn Residence Hall, on Thursday, August 22nd, at 6:00 PM. Engage with faculty members, meet APMs Evan and Reed, and receive a complimentary 2024 LLC T-Shirt!Attend training sessions to gain access to our makerspace and its resources, including the sewing machine. Whether you're interested in entrepreneurship, finance, or management, this event offers valuable opportunities for learning and skill development.Don't miss out on this chance to connect with peers and faculty while exploring your interests in business. See you at the Kinghorn Courtyard!
6 p.m.
Maroon Background with Ball State Beneficence Logo and "Design Living-Learning Community" under itJoin us for an event at Northwest Residence Hall on Thursday, August 22nd, at 5:30 PM. Engage with faculty members, meet APM Piper, and receive a complimentary 2024 LLC T-Shirt!Attend training sessions to gain access to our advanced makerspace, including the Glowforge Laser Cutter and 3D Printer. Whether your interests lie in design, technology, or creative projects, this event offers invaluable opportunities for learning and exploration.Don't miss out on this chance to connect with peers and faculty while enhancing your skills. See you at Northwest Residence Hall!
8:30 a.m.
Immersive Learning EntrywayAll Immersive Learning faculty and their community partners are invited! Stop in to meet the Immersive Learning team, have a coffee and cinnamon roll, chat with your community partner about the upcoming semester, and leave with a gift and information about upcoming Immersive Learning opportunities.
5 p.m.
Calendar: Graduate School
Come join us and meet other graduate students for a picnic! Food provided!
10 a.m.
Calendar: Honors College
Whitinger Scholar Student Fall Brunch
2 p.m.
Ball State University Women's Volleyball vs Indiana State (Exhibition) https://ballstatesports.com/calendar.aspx?game_id=13561&sport_id=20
3 p.m.
Ball State University Field Hockey vs Miami University (OH) (Scrimmage) https://ballstatesports.com/calendar.aspx?game_id=13543&sport_id=2 Location: Muncie, Ind. , Briner Sports Complex
1 p.m.
Join our current students and graduate faculty via Zoom to learn more about the Graduate Program in the Department of Communication Studies, our two tracks- Organizational and Professional Communication and Development and the Classic Liberal Arts and Sciences, and the many impactful outcomes of our program.
2 p.m.
Roy Weaver and Shawn Sriver, co-authors of “Running Against the Grain: The Story of Philadelphia Eagle and Movie Star Timmy Brown,” will detail the story of Timmy Brown who went from being a child of divorce to living at an orphanage in rural Indiana to a sports success at Ball State. In the 1960s, he played pro football at Green Bay and in Philadelphia. More than 50 years after he left the Eagles, he still held four team records. He ended his career as a Baltimore Colt in Super Bowl Ill. | No charge. Reservations required.
5:30 p.m.
Maroon Background with Ball State Beneficence Logo and "Kinesiology Living-Learning Community" under itJoin us for the Kinesiology LLC Kickoff event at Studebaker East Residence Hall on Tuesday, August 27th, at 5:30 PM. Engage with faculty members, meet APM Audrey, and receive a complimentary 2024 LLC T-Shirt!Attend training sessions to gain access to our makerspace and its resources, including anatomical models. Whether you're interested in sports science, physical therapy, or exercise physiology, this event offers valuable opportunities for hands-on learning and skill development.Don't miss out on this chance to connect with peers and faculty while exploring your interests in kinesiology. See you at Studebaker East Residence Hall!
6 p.m.
Grey Background with Ball State Beneficence Logo and "Social Sciences Living-Learning Community" under itJoin us for the Social Sciences LLC Kickoff event at Studebaker West Residence Hall on Tuesday, August 27th, at 6:00 PM. Engage with faculty members, meet APMs Colin and Dontrell, and receive a complimentary 2024 LLC T-Shirt!Attend training sessions to gain access to our makerspace and its resources. Whether you're interested in psychology, sociology, political science, or anthropology, this event provides valuable opportunities for hands-on learning and skill development.Don't miss out on this chance to connect with peers and faculty while exploring your interests in the social sciences. See you at Studebaker West Residence Hall!
5:30 p.m.
Black Background with Ball State Beneficence Logo and "Health Professions Living-Learning Community" under itJoin us for the Health Professions LLC Kickoff event at Woodworth Residence Hall on Wednesday, August 28th, at 5:30 PM. Engage with faculty members, meet APM Summer, and receive a complimentary 2024 LLC T-Shirt!Attend training sessions to gain access to our makerspace and its resources, including anatomical models. Whether you're pursuing a career in medicine, nursing, physical therapy, or another health-related field, this event offers valuable opportunities for hands-on learning and skill development.Don't miss out on this chance to connect with peers and faculty while exploring your interests in health professions. See you at Woodworth Residence Hall!
6 p.m.
Learn more about Ball State's online Master's in Educational Administration and Supervision and Principal's license during this webinar.
6:30 p.m.
Maroon Background with Ball State Beneficence Logo and "STEM Living-Learning Community" under itJoin us for the STEM LLC Kickoff event at Beyerl Residence Hall on Wednesday, August 28th, at 6:30 PM. Engage with faculty members, meet APMs Laura and Madyson, and receive a complimentary 2024 LLC T-Shirt!Attend training sessions to gain access to our makerspace and its resources, including the Glowforge Laser Cutter, 3D Printer, and VR equipment. Whether you're passionate about science, technology, engineering, or mathematics, this event offers valuable opportunities for hands-on learning and skill development.Don't miss out on this chance to connect with peers and faculty while exploring your interests in STEM fields. See you at Beyerl Residence Hall!
7 p.m.
Interested in advancing your nutrition career and becoming a Registered Dietitian? Come to the BSU Dietetic Internship Open House to learn about steps to becoming an RD (including the required ACEND approved dietetic internship).
7 p.m.
Come hear America's Hometown Band perform “Jazz Under the Stars” on the lawn of the E.B. and Bertha C. Ball Center. Bring your own chairs!
All Day Event
3 students looking at bookThis scholarship is for students participating in a high-impact practice course (undergraduate research, immersive learning, or diverse perspectives) at Ball State. Typical awards will be up to $500.
All Day Event
Professor overlooks computersThis fund is for faculty teaching a high-impact practice course (undergraduate research, immersive learning, or diverse perspectives) at Ball State. Typical awards will be up to $500.