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Holiday observance. No classes. University administrative offices closed.
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To receive your degree in Summer of 2019, you must apply to graduate by May 28, 2019, even if you don’t plan to attend the commencement ceremony.
2 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopThis workshop offered by Ball State University Libraries will provide an overview of the software available on library computers that can help you edit recordings of your performances or compositions. Software choices include Adobe Audition, Audacity, Finale, and GarageBand.
2 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. You’ll learn how to get the most out of databases such as Dissertations and Theses, WorldCat, and Web of Science (covers science, social sciences, and humanities content). Students are welcome to come to room BC 127 or join us remotely.
All Day Event
Tuition is due the first of the month. June 1, 2019.
All Day Event
Course Withdrawal Period ends for Part of Term 21 (first half term)
5:30 p.m.
Wind band musicians on stage performingBall State’s summer bands will present traditional and contemporary works representing many musical periods and styles. Free and open to the public.
5:30 p.m.
One World, One SkyFollow Sesame Street's Big Bird and Elmo as they explore the night sky with Hu Hu Zhu, a new friend from China. Together, they take an imaginary trip from Sesame Street to the moon, where they discover how different it is from Earth. They will also find shapes in the sky that will help them find the North Star. This cross-cultural adventure opens children's eyes to the sky, helping them see how people all over the world are connected. Families with children in preschool through 2nd grade will enjoy this program, but kids of all ages are welcome.
6:30 p.m.
Dawn of the Space AgeFrom the launch of the first artificial satellite Sputnik, to the magnificent lunar landings and privately operated space flights. Be immersed and overwhelmed with this most accurate historic reconstruction of Man’s first steps into space. Who were these Men and Women that took part in these death defying endeavors? Witness their drive, their passion, and their perseverance to explore, in Dawn of the Space Age. Recommended for all ages 8 and up.
7:30 p.m.
A mixed chorus of male and female singers on stage with a piano and conductor in frontCampus and community singers come together to form the Ball State School of Music Summer Chorus. Program titled "Folksongs for Choirs." The concert is free and open to the public.
All Day Event
Part of Term 21 (first half term) ends.Term grades due Wednesday, June 19, 4 p.m.
All Day Event
University classes begin for Part of Term 22 (second half term). Change-of-Course accepted.
8 a.m.
Join fellows in our STEM Academy, teachers, current and past Woodrow Wilson Fellows, mentors, and advisors on June 17 for a day of professional development, learning, growth, and collaboration.
All Day Event
Change of Course end for Part of Term 22 (second half term.)
7:30 a.m.
If you supervise students or assist those who do (completing EPAFs, approving time cards, job postings, etc.), you will not want to miss this year’s Student Employment Town Hall Meeting.
8:30 a.m.
Register for the Interior Design Summer Workshop created for high school students. Experience interior design firsthand by exploring the fundamentals of 2D and 3D concepts. Learn basic drawing and illustration skills, play with color use and light effects, learn how interior environments affect human behavior, and leave the workshop with new friends, new perspectives and a personal portfolio full of your ideas. If you have an interest in pursuing interior design at the college level, make plans to attend this summer workshop. The workshop is limited to 12 students and we encourage you to apply early to ensure your place in the workshop.
8:30 a.m.
Register for the Interior Design Summer Workshop created for high school students. Experience interior design firsthand by exploring the fundamentals of 2D and 3D concepts. Learn basic drawing and illustration skills, play with color use and light effects, learn how interior environments affect human behavior, and leave the workshop with new friends, new perspectives and a personal portfolio full of your ideas. If you have an interest in pursuing interior design at the college level, make plans to attend this summer workshop. The workshop is limited to 12 students and we encourage you to apply early to ensure your place in the workshop.
4 p.m.
This information session will allow you to explore whether a master's in urban design is a good fit for you and your overall career plan.
5:30 p.m.
One World, One SkyFollow Sesame Street's Big Bird and Elmo as they explore the night sky with Hu Hu Zhu, a new friend from China. Together, they take an imaginary trip from Sesame Street to the moon, where they discover how different it is from Earth. They will also find shapes in the sky that will help them find the North Star. This cross-cultural adventure opens children's eyes to the sky, helping them see how people all over the world are connected. Families with children in preschool through 2nd grade will enjoy this program, but kids of all ages are welcome.
6:30 p.m.
Dawn of the Space AgeFrom the launch of the first artificial satellite Sputnik, to the magnificent lunar landings and privately operated space flights. Be immersed and overwhelmed with this most accurate historic reconstruction of Man’s first steps into space. Who were these Men and Women that took part in these death defying endeavors? Witness their drive, their passion, and their perseverance to explore, in Dawn of the Space Age. Recommended for all ages 8 and up.
8:30 a.m.
Register for the Interior Design Summer Workshop created for high school students. Experience interior design firsthand by exploring the fundamentals of 2D and 3D concepts. Learn basic drawing and illustration skills, play with color use and light effects, learn how interior environments affect human behavior, and leave the workshop with new friends, new perspectives and a personal portfolio full of your ideas. If you have an interest in pursuing interior design at the college level, make plans to attend this summer workshop. The workshop is limited to 12 students and we encourage you to apply early to ensure your place in the workshop.
8:30 a.m.
Register for the Interior Design Summer Workshop created for high school students. Experience interior design firsthand by exploring the fundamentals of 2D and 3D concepts. Learn basic drawing and illustration skills, play with color use and light effects, learn how interior environments affect human behavior, and leave the workshop with new friends, new perspectives and a personal portfolio full of your ideas. If you have an interest in pursuing interior design at the college level, make plans to attend this summer workshop. The workshop is limited to 12 students and we encourage you to apply early to ensure your place in the workshop.
8:30 a.m.
Register for the Interior Design Summer Workshop created for high school students. Experience interior design firsthand by exploring the fundamentals of 2D and 3D concepts. Learn basic drawing and illustration skills, play with color use and light effects, learn how interior environments affect human behavior, and leave the workshop with new friends, new perspectives and a personal portfolio full of your ideas. If you have an interest in pursuing interior design at the college level, make plans to attend this summer workshop. The workshop is limited to 12 students and we encourage you to apply early to ensure your place in the workshop.
All Day Event
Course Withdrawal Period ends for Part of Term 1 (full summer term)
All Day Event
June 24, 2019 is the Summer 2019 submission deadline for RES 697 Research Paper, CRPR 698 Creative Project, THES 698 Thesis, and DISS 799 Doctor’s Dissertation.
All Day Event
Music for All - America's CampPresented by Yamaha. Music for All has been providing positively life-changing experiences at its summer camp for over 40 years. It is “America’s Camp,” the national summer learning experience for band and orchestra students and teachers. They bring together the best faculty, exciting concerts and events, and students from band and orchestra programs—from coast-to-coast—who share a love of music-making, performance, and student leadership.
8:30 a.m.
Register for the Interior Design Summer Workshop created for high school students. Experience interior design firsthand by exploring the fundamentals of 2D and 3D concepts. Learn basic drawing and illustration skills, play with color use and light effects, learn how interior environments affect human behavior, and leave the workshop with new friends, new perspectives and a personal portfolio full of your ideas. If you have an interest in pursuing interior design at the college level, make plans to attend this summer workshop. The workshop is limited to 12 students and we encourage you to apply early to ensure your place in the workshop.
All Day Event
Music for All - America's CampPresented by Yamaha. Music for All has been providing positively life-changing experiences at its summer camp for over 40 years. It is “America’s Camp,” the national summer learning experience for band and orchestra students and teachers. They bring together the best faculty, exciting concerts and events, and students from band and orchestra programs—from coast-to-coast—who share a love of music-making, performance, and student leadership.
8:30 a.m.
Register for the Interior Design Summer Workshop created for high school students. Experience interior design firsthand by exploring the fundamentals of 2D and 3D concepts. Learn basic drawing and illustration skills, play with color use and light effects, learn how interior environments affect human behavior, and leave the workshop with new friends, new perspectives and a personal portfolio full of your ideas. If you have an interest in pursuing interior design at the college level, make plans to attend this summer workshop. The workshop is limited to 12 students and we encourage you to apply early to ensure your place in the workshop.
All Day Event
Music for All - America's CampPresented by Yamaha. Music for All has been providing positively life-changing experiences at its summer camp for over 40 years. It is “America’s Camp,” the national summer learning experience for band and orchestra students and teachers. They bring together the best faculty, exciting concerts and events, and students from band and orchestra programs—from coast-to-coast—who share a love of music-making, performance, and student leadership.
8:30 a.m.
Register for the Interior Design Summer Workshop created for high school students. Experience interior design firsthand by exploring the fundamentals of 2D and 3D concepts. Learn basic drawing and illustration skills, play with color use and light effects, learn how interior environments affect human behavior, and leave the workshop with new friends, new perspectives and a personal portfolio full of your ideas. If you have an interest in pursuing interior design at the college level, make plans to attend this summer workshop. The workshop is limited to 12 students and we encourage you to apply early to ensure your place in the workshop.
All Day Event
Music for All - America's CampPresented by Yamaha. Music for All has been providing positively life-changing experiences at its summer camp for over 40 years. It is “America’s Camp,” the national summer learning experience for band and orchestra students and teachers. They bring together the best faculty, exciting concerts and events, and students from band and orchestra programs—from coast-to-coast—who share a love of music-making, performance, and student leadership.
8:30 a.m.
Register for the Interior Design Summer Workshop created for high school students. Experience interior design firsthand by exploring the fundamentals of 2D and 3D concepts. Learn basic drawing and illustration skills, play with color use and light effects, learn how interior environments affect human behavior, and leave the workshop with new friends, new perspectives and a personal portfolio full of your ideas. If you have an interest in pursuing interior design at the college level, make plans to attend this summer workshop. The workshop is limited to 12 students and we encourage you to apply early to ensure your place in the workshop.
All Day Event
Music for All - America's CampPresented by Yamaha. Music for All has been providing positively life-changing experiences at its summer camp for over 40 years. It is “America’s Camp,” the national summer learning experience for band and orchestra students and teachers. They bring together the best faculty, exciting concerts and events, and students from band and orchestra programs—from coast-to-coast—who share a love of music-making, performance, and student leadership.
5:30 p.m.
One World, One SkyFollow Sesame Street's Big Bird and Elmo as they explore the night sky with Hu Hu Zhu, a new friend from China. Together, they take an imaginary trip from Sesame Street to the moon, where they discover how different it is from Earth. They will also find shapes in the sky that will help them find the North Star. This cross-cultural adventure opens children's eyes to the sky, helping them see how people all over the world are connected. Families with children in preschool through 2nd grade will enjoy this program, but kids of all ages are welcome.
6:30 p.m.
Dawn of the Space AgeFrom the launch of the first artificial satellite Sputnik, to the magnificent lunar landings and privately operated space flights. Be immersed and overwhelmed with this most accurate historic reconstruction of Man’s first steps into space. Who were these Men and Women that took part in these death defying endeavors? Witness their drive, their passion, and their perseverance to explore, in Dawn of the Space Age. Recommended for all ages 8 and up.
8:30 a.m.
Register for the Interior Design Summer Workshop created for high school students. Experience interior design firsthand by exploring the fundamentals of 2D and 3D concepts. Learn basic drawing and illustration skills, play with color use and light effects, learn how interior environments affect human behavior, and leave the workshop with new friends, new perspectives and a personal portfolio full of your ideas. If you have an interest in pursuing interior design at the college level, make plans to attend this summer workshop. The workshop is limited to 12 students and we encourage you to apply early to ensure your place in the workshop.
All Day Event
Music for All - America's CampPresented by Yamaha. Music for All has been providing positively life-changing experiences at its summer camp for over 40 years. It is “America’s Camp,” the national summer learning experience for band and orchestra students and teachers. They bring together the best faculty, exciting concerts and events, and students from band and orchestra programs—from coast-to-coast—who share a love of music-making, performance, and student leadership.
All Day Event
Independence Day observance. No classes. University administrative offices closed.
10 a.m.
Register for the DesignWorks Summer Academy! Fascination with architecture and environmental design can start at a very young age—even in grade school, as any kid who likes 3-D puzzles, building toys, or working in the garden will tell you. But where can a student approaching college age have an opportunity to really explore the fields and see how they feel as career possibilities? DesignWorks hosted by Ball State's College of Architecture and Planning provides an opportunity for high school students to explore architecture and environmental design through a two-week residential summer academy.
10 a.m.
Register for the DesignWorks Summer Academy! Fascination with architecture and environmental design can start at a very young age—even in grade school, as any kid who likes 3-D puzzles, building toys, or working in the garden will tell you. But where can a student approaching college age have an opportunity to really explore the fields and see how they feel as career possibilities? DesignWorks hosted by Ball State's College of Architecture and Planning provides an opportunity for high school students to explore architecture and environmental design through a two-week residential summer academy.
All Day Event
Course Withdrawal Period Ends for Part of Term 22 (second half term)
10 a.m.
Register for the DesignWorks Summer Academy! Fascination with architecture and environmental design can start at a very young age—even in grade school, as any kid who likes 3-D puzzles, building toys, or working in the garden will tell you. But where can a student approaching college age have an opportunity to really explore the fields and see how they feel as career possibilities? DesignWorks hosted by Ball State's College of Architecture and Planning provides an opportunity for high school students to explore architecture and environmental design through a two-week residential summer academy.
10 a.m.
Register for the DesignWorks Summer Academy! Fascination with architecture and environmental design can start at a very young age—even in grade school, as any kid who likes 3-D puzzles, building toys, or working in the garden will tell you. But where can a student approaching college age have an opportunity to really explore the fields and see how they feel as career possibilities? DesignWorks hosted by Ball State's College of Architecture and Planning provides an opportunity for high school students to explore architecture and environmental design through a two-week residential summer academy.
All Day Event
ITF - International Trombone FestivalThe 28th Annual International Trombone Festival will be held at Ball State University. The Festival includes master classes, lectures, exhibits, concerts, poster sessions, daily warm-up sessions, and mass trombone choir rehearsals. Ticketed evening concerts ($10) are open to the public and will feature world-renown trombonists from across the globe.
10 a.m.
Register for the DesignWorks Summer Academy! Fascination with architecture and environmental design can start at a very young age—even in grade school, as any kid who likes 3-D puzzles, building toys, or working in the garden will tell you. But where can a student approaching college age have an opportunity to really explore the fields and see how they feel as career possibilities? DesignWorks hosted by Ball State's College of Architecture and Planning provides an opportunity for high school students to explore architecture and environmental design through a two-week residential summer academy.
All Day Event
ITF - International Trombone FestivalThe 28th Annual International Trombone Festival will be held at Ball State University. The Festival includes master classes, lectures, exhibits, concerts, poster sessions, daily warm-up sessions, and mass trombone choir rehearsals. Ticketed evening concerts ($10) are open to the public and will feature world-renown trombonists from across the globe.
10 a.m.
Register for the DesignWorks Summer Academy! Fascination with architecture and environmental design can start at a very young age—even in grade school, as any kid who likes 3-D puzzles, building toys, or working in the garden will tell you. But where can a student approaching college age have an opportunity to really explore the fields and see how they feel as career possibilities? DesignWorks hosted by Ball State's College of Architecture and Planning provides an opportunity for high school students to explore architecture and environmental design through a two-week residential summer academy.
All Day Event
ITF - International Trombone FestivalThe 28th Annual International Trombone Festival will be held at Ball State University. The Festival includes master classes, lectures, exhibits, concerts, poster sessions, daily warm-up sessions, and mass trombone choir rehearsals. Ticketed evening concerts ($10) are open to the public and will feature world-renown trombonists from across the globe.
5:30 p.m.
One World, One SkyFollow Sesame Street's Big Bird and Elmo as they explore the night sky with Hu Hu Zhu, a new friend from China. Together, they take an imaginary trip from Sesame Street to the moon, where they discover how different it is from Earth. They will also find shapes in the sky that will help them find the North Star. This cross-cultural adventure opens children's eyes to the sky, helping them see how people all over the world are connected. Families with children in preschool through 2nd grade will enjoy this program, but kids of all ages are welcome.
6:30 p.m.
Dawn of the Space AgeFrom the launch of the first artificial satellite Sputnik, to the magnificent lunar landings and privately operated space flights. Be immersed and overwhelmed with this most accurate historic reconstruction of Man’s first steps into space. Who were these Men and Women that took part in these death defying endeavors? Witness their drive, their passion, and their perseverance to explore, in Dawn of the Space Age. Recommended for all ages 8 and up.
10 a.m.
Register for the DesignWorks Summer Academy! Fascination with architecture and environmental design can start at a very young age—even in grade school, as any kid who likes 3-D puzzles, building toys, or working in the garden will tell you. But where can a student approaching college age have an opportunity to really explore the fields and see how they feel as career possibilities? DesignWorks hosted by Ball State's College of Architecture and Planning provides an opportunity for high school students to explore architecture and environmental design through a two-week residential summer academy.
All Day Event
ITF - International Trombone FestivalThe 28th Annual International Trombone Festival will be held at Ball State University. The Festival includes master classes, lectures, exhibits, concerts, poster sessions, daily warm-up sessions, and mass trombone choir rehearsals. Ticketed evening concerts ($10) are open to the public and will feature world-renown trombonists from across the globe.
10 a.m.
Register for the DesignWorks Summer Academy! Fascination with architecture and environmental design can start at a very young age—even in grade school, as any kid who likes 3-D puzzles, building toys, or working in the garden will tell you. But where can a student approaching college age have an opportunity to really explore the fields and see how they feel as career possibilities? DesignWorks hosted by Ball State's College of Architecture and Planning provides an opportunity for high school students to explore architecture and environmental design through a two-week residential summer academy.
10 a.m.
Register for the DesignWorks Summer Academy! Fascination with architecture and environmental design can start at a very young age—even in grade school, as any kid who likes 3-D puzzles, building toys, or working in the garden will tell you. But where can a student approaching college age have an opportunity to really explore the fields and see how they feel as career possibilities? DesignWorks hosted by Ball State's College of Architecture and Planning provides an opportunity for high school students to explore architecture and environmental design through a two-week residential summer academy.
8 a.m.
The Digital Marketing Summer Academy (DMSA) provides high school students the opportunity to explore career interests and get a taste of life on a college campus.
10 a.m.
Register for the DesignWorks Summer Academy! Fascination with architecture and environmental design can start at a very young age—even in grade school, as any kid who likes 3-D puzzles, building toys, or working in the garden will tell you. But where can a student approaching college age have an opportunity to really explore the fields and see how they feel as career possibilities? DesignWorks hosted by Ball State's College of Architecture and Planning provides an opportunity for high school students to explore architecture and environmental design through a two-week residential summer academy.
8 a.m.
The Digital Marketing Summer Academy (DMSA) provides high school students the opportunity to explore career interests and get a taste of life on a college campus.
7:30 p.m.
A mixed chorus of male and female singers on stage with a piano and conductor in frontCampus and community singers come together to form the Ball State School of Music Summer Chorus. Program information is to be announced. The concert is free and open to the public.
10 a.m.
Register for the DesignWorks Summer Academy! Fascination with architecture and environmental design can start at a very young age—even in grade school, as any kid who likes 3-D puzzles, building toys, or working in the garden will tell you. But where can a student approaching college age have an opportunity to really explore the fields and see how they feel as career possibilities? DesignWorks hosted by Ball State's College of Architecture and Planning provides an opportunity for high school students to explore architecture and environmental design through a two-week residential summer academy.
8 a.m.
The Digital Marketing Summer Academy (DMSA) provides high school students the opportunity to explore career interests and get a taste of life on a college campus.
10 a.m.
Register for the DesignWorks Summer Academy! Fascination with architecture and environmental design can start at a very young age—even in grade school, as any kid who likes 3-D puzzles, building toys, or working in the garden will tell you. But where can a student approaching college age have an opportunity to really explore the fields and see how they feel as career possibilities? DesignWorks hosted by Ball State's College of Architecture and Planning provides an opportunity for high school students to explore architecture and environmental design through a two-week residential summer academy.
8 a.m.
The Digital Marketing Summer Academy (DMSA) provides high school students the opportunity to explore career interests and get a taste of life on a college campus.
10 a.m.
Register for the DesignWorks Summer Academy! Fascination with architecture and environmental design can start at a very young age—even in grade school, as any kid who likes 3-D puzzles, building toys, or working in the garden will tell you. But where can a student approaching college age have an opportunity to really explore the fields and see how they feel as career possibilities? DesignWorks hosted by Ball State's College of Architecture and Planning provides an opportunity for high school students to explore architecture and environmental design through a two-week residential summer academy.
8 a.m.
The Digital Marketing Summer Academy (DMSA) provides high school students the opportunity to explore career interests and get a taste of life on a college campus.
All Day Event
Part of Term 1 ends (full summer term). Part of Term 22 ends (second half term). Term grades due Wednesday, July 24, 4:00 pm
All Day Event
July Commencement
All Day Event
Benefic Chamber Music Camp at Ball State UniversityThe Benefic Chamber Music Camp provides an intensive learning experience designed to enhance chamber music and collaborative skills of string, wind, horn, and piano students from high school through the first years of college.
All Day Event
Benefic Chamber Music Camp at Ball State UniversityThe Benefic Chamber Music Camp provides an intensive learning experience designed to enhance chamber music and collaborative skills of string, wind, horn, and piano students from high school through the first years of college.
All Day Event
Benefic Chamber Music Camp at Ball State UniversityThe Benefic Chamber Music Camp provides an intensive learning experience designed to enhance chamber music and collaborative skills of string, wind, horn, and piano students from high school through the first years of college.
10 a.m.
Student drawing during a AXIS@CAP summer workshopBall State University, College of Architecture and Planning in partnership with AXIS Architecture professionals, will host a one-week, non-residential summer camp for high school students in grades 9-12 at the Platform in Indianapolis.
All Day Event
Benefic Chamber Music Camp at Ball State UniversityThe Benefic Chamber Music Camp provides an intensive learning experience designed to enhance chamber music and collaborative skills of string, wind, horn, and piano students from high school through the first years of college.
10 a.m.
Student drawing during a AXIS@CAP summer workshopBall State University, College of Architecture and Planning in partnership with AXIS Architecture professionals, will host a one-week, non-residential summer camp for high school students in grades 9-12 at the Platform in Indianapolis.
All Day Event
Benefic Chamber Music Camp at Ball State UniversityThe Benefic Chamber Music Camp provides an intensive learning experience designed to enhance chamber music and collaborative skills of string, wind, horn, and piano students from high school through the first years of college.
10 a.m.
Student drawing during a AXIS@CAP summer workshopBall State University, College of Architecture and Planning in partnership with AXIS Architecture professionals, will host a one-week, non-residential summer camp for high school students in grades 9-12 at the Platform in Indianapolis.
All Day Event
Benefic Chamber Music Camp at Ball State UniversityThe Benefic Chamber Music Camp provides an intensive learning experience designed to enhance chamber music and collaborative skills of string, wind, horn, and piano students from high school through the first years of college.
10 a.m.
Student drawing during a AXIS@CAP summer workshopBall State University, College of Architecture and Planning in partnership with AXIS Architecture professionals, will host a one-week, non-residential summer camp for high school students in grades 9-12 at the Platform in Indianapolis.
All Day Event
Benefic Chamber Music Camp at Ball State UniversityThe Benefic Chamber Music Camp provides an intensive learning experience designed to enhance chamber music and collaborative skills of string, wind, horn, and piano students from high school through the first years of college.
10 a.m.
Student drawing during a AXIS@CAP summer workshopBall State University, College of Architecture and Planning in partnership with AXIS Architecture professionals, will host a one-week, non-residential summer camp for high school students in grades 9-12 at the Platform in Indianapolis.
All Day Event
Benefic Chamber Music Camp at Ball State UniversityThe Benefic Chamber Music Camp provides an intensive learning experience designed to enhance chamber music and collaborative skills of string, wind, horn, and piano students from high school through the first years of college.
All Day Event
Benefic Chamber Music Camp at Ball State UniversityThe Benefic Chamber Music Camp provides an intensive learning experience designed to enhance chamber music and collaborative skills of string, wind, horn, and piano students from high school through the first years of college.