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
3:59 p.m.
Final grade submission closes today at 3:59pm for all Term 1 (full summer) and Term 21 (second half term) courses.
6:30 p.m.
To Space and BackSpace exploration, our greatest adventure, impacts all of our lives here on Earth. Join us on an incredible journey from the far reaches of our known universe to then explore our own planet. Hear the extraordinary story of human ingenuity and engineering, describing how the technology that transports us through space is paving the way for the devices and apps many of us use every day.
6:30 p.m.
To Space and BackSpace exploration, our greatest adventure, impacts all of our lives here on Earth. Join us on an incredible journey from the far reaches of our known universe to then explore our own planet. Hear the extraordinary story of human ingenuity and engineering, describing how the technology that transports us through space is paving the way for the devices and apps many of us use every day.
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.
2 p.m.
Calendar: Working Well
All Day Event
Fall Semester eBill available to view. For more information, visit the Student Financial Services website.
3 p.m.
Library Tour for New Faculty OrientationCome and join us for a tour of Bracken Library and an opportunity to hear about library services for you and your students. Meet at the Forest Idyll statue in the first floor lobby of Bracken Library at 3pm. Registration is encouraged but not required for this event.
3 p.m.
Library Tour for New Faculty OrientationCome and join us for a tour of Bracken Library and an opportunity to hear about library services for you and your students. Meet at the Forest Idyll statue in the first floor lobby of Bracken Library at 3pm. Registration is encouraged but not required for this event.
4 p.m.
Library Tour for New Faculty OrientationCome and join us for a tour of Bracken Library and an opportunity to hear about library services for you and your students. Meet at the Forest Idyll statue in the first floor lobby of Bracken Library at 4pm. Registration is encouraged but not required for this event.
9 a.m.
Calendar: Graduate School
Hear welcoming remarks by Dean Adam Beach, Associate Dean Stephanie Simon-Dack, and Faculty Fellow Robin Phelps-Ward. Also, join us for a workshop by the Graduate Student Wellness Initiative (GSWI).
3 p.m.
Calendar: Graduate School
Join your fellow graduate student peers for a tour on campus that highlights graduate student spaces
10:30 a.m.
Calendar: Graduate School
Join your fellow graduate student peers for a tour on campus that highlights graduate student spaces
5:30 p.m.
Calendar: Graduate School
Hear welcoming remarks by Dean Adam Beach, Associate Dean Stephanie Simon-Dack, and Faculty Fellow Robin Phelps-Ward. Also, join us for a workshop by the Graduate Student Wellness Initiative (GSWI).
All Day Event
Academic year for faculty begins
All Day Event
Saturday Classes Meet
All Day Event
University Classes for Fall Semester Begin
10 a.m.
Join us for our kickoff to the Fall Semester. Read more about our Welcome Week offerings that include: Waffles and Wellness, Miller FIRST panel discussion, Stay Cool and Stay on Track, and Miller College Student Organization Fair.
2 p.m.
Come check out the new Multicultural Center on campus! We welcome all students, faculty, staff and visitors. Tours will be given Monday, August 23rd-Thursday, August 26th from 2-4pm.
10 a.m.
Join us for our kickoff to the Fall Semester. Read more about our Welcome Week offerings that include: Waffles and Wellness, Miller FIRST panel discussion, Stay Cool and Stay on Track, and Miller College Student Organization Fair.
10 a.m.
Join us for our kickoff to the Fall Semester. Read more about our Welcome Week offerings that include: Waffles and Wellness, Miller FIRST panel discussion, Stay Cool and Stay on Track, and Miller College Student Organization Fair.
All Day Event
Calendar: Registrar
Today is the last day to add/drop for classes that run the first 5 week Term 31.
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!
3 p.m.
Calendar: Graduate School
Join your fellow graduate student peers for a tour on campus that highlights graduate student spaces
10 a.m.
Join us for our kickoff to the Fall Semester. Read more about our Welcome Week offerings that include: Waffles and Wellness, Miller FIRST panel discussion, Stay Cool and Stay on Track, and Miller College Student Organization Fair.
All Day Event
Calendar: Registrar
Today is the last day to add/drop for classes that run the first 8 week Term 21.
10:30 a.m.
Calendar: Graduate School
Join your fellow graduate student peers for a tour on campus that highlights graduate student spaces
10 a.m.
Join us for our kickoff to the Fall Semester. Read more about our Welcome Week offerings that include: Waffles and Wellness, Miller FIRST panel discussion, Stay Cool and Stay on Track, and Miller College Student Organization Fair.
All Day Event
Calendar: Registrar
Today is the last day to add/drop for classes that run in the first 10 week Term 41.
3 p.m.
Multicultural BuildingThe Multicultural Center would like to welcome students back to campus with a welcome celebration. Please come tour our new facility now located behind Bracken Library.
All Day Event
Calendar: Registrar
Today is the last day to add/drop for classes taught in the Full Term 1.
All Day Event
Offered annually for more than 35 years, our week-long Indiana Economic Development Course—the official “basic course” for the International Certified Economic Developer Certification—offers intensive training in the basic concepts, methods, and strategies of economic, industrial, business, entrepreneurial, workforce, and community development. It is a comprehensive educational experience in the theory and practice of holistic approaches to building and sustaining vibrant communities.
3 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopFind articles, books, and more for your music history or music theory paper. The Music Refresher Workshop is designed to help both graduate and undergraduate students review music databases and resources for coursework or thesis proposals and learn what's new. Amy Edmonds, Ball State University Libraries' Music and Media Librarian, will answer your questions and share tips for successful searching.
All Day Event
Offered annually for more than 35 years, our week-long Indiana Economic Development Course—the official “basic course” for the International Certified Economic Developer Certification—offers intensive training in the basic concepts, methods, and strategies of economic, industrial, business, entrepreneurial, workforce, and community development. It is a comprehensive educational experience in the theory and practice of holistic approaches to building and sustaining vibrant communities.
11 a.m.
Calendar: Graduate School
Join Dr. Phelps-Ward for a workshop session on Tuesday, August 31st from 11AM to 12 PM via Zoom
4:30 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopFind articles, books, and more for your music history or music theory paper. The Music Refresher Workshop is designed to help both graduate and undergraduate students review music databases and resources for coursework or thesis proposals and learn what's new. Amy Edmonds, Ball State University Libraries' Music and Media Librarian, will answer your questions and share tips for successful searching. Registration is suggested but not required.
All Day Event
Offered annually for more than 35 years, our week-long Indiana Economic Development Course—the official “basic course” for the International Certified Economic Developer Certification—offers intensive training in the basic concepts, methods, and strategies of economic, industrial, business, entrepreneurial, workforce, and community development. It is a comprehensive educational experience in the theory and practice of holistic approaches to building and sustaining vibrant communities.
All Day Event
First Due Date for Fall Semester. Students, Authorized Payers, or Guest Payers may pay the total amount due or choose a deferred amount. For more information, visit the Student Financial Services website.
11 a.m.
University Libraries WorkshopFind articles, books, and more for your music history or music theory paper. The Music Refresher Workshop is designed to help both graduate and undergraduate students review music databases and resources for coursework or thesis proposals and learn what's new. Amy Edmonds, Ball State University Libraries' Music and Media Librarian, will answer your questions and share tips for successful searching.
All Day Event
Offered annually for more than 35 years, our week-long Indiana Economic Development Course—the official “basic course” for the International Certified Economic Developer Certification—offers intensive training in the basic concepts, methods, and strategies of economic, industrial, business, entrepreneurial, workforce, and community development. It is a comprehensive educational experience in the theory and practice of holistic approaches to building and sustaining vibrant communities.
All Day Event
Offered annually for more than 35 years, our week-long Indiana Economic Development Course—the official “basic course” for the International Certified Economic Developer Certification—offers intensive training in the basic concepts, methods, and strategies of economic, industrial, business, entrepreneurial, workforce, and community development. It is a comprehensive educational experience in the theory and practice of holistic approaches to building and sustaining vibrant communities.
All Day Event
University administrative offices closed.
3 p.m.
Calendar: Graduate School
Join Dr. Thomas Holtgraves and Se Na Lim for a workshop session on Wednesday, September 8th from 3 PM to 4 PM via Zoom
All Day Event
Second Fall Semester eBill available to view. For more information, visit the Student Financial Services website
1 p.m.
This online information session will help you explore if a PhD in Educational Psychology is right for you. You will get a chance to meet faculty, current students and alumni, see a virtual tour of the campus and department, and hear more about the application procedures, programmatic requirements and job prospects.
7:30 p.m.
The Strother TheatreSept. 10-18This modern riff on the fifteenth-century morality play Everyman follows Everybody (chosen from amongst the cast by lottery at each performance) as they journey through life’s greatest mystery—the meaning of living.
7:30 p.m.
The Strother TheatreSept. 10-18This modern riff on the fifteenth-century morality play Everyman follows Everybody (chosen from amongst the cast by lottery at each performance) as they journey through life’s greatest mystery—the meaning of living.