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.
Saturday, August 17, 2019
The Ball Gym pool opens for students.
Visit the Rinard Orchid Greenhouse and discover a free place for tropical escape all year long! Free and Family Friendly!
Visit the Jo Ann Gora Student Recreation and Wellness Center 3-Court Gym and learn about everything Recreation Services has to offer this coming year!
Meet your Welcome Week leader in the lobby of a select residence hall at 10 a.m. for help finding your classroom locations.
The Outdoor Pursuits Rental Center will have extended hours on Saturday so you can check out all of the great items that are available for rent at a reasonable price!
Hosted by professors across campus, this interactive lecture will show you what to expect on your first day of classes.
This unique workshop addresses commuter student needs and issues. You’ll meet other commuters, be introduced to your Commuter Ambassador, become familiar with the campus, learn key skills for commuters, and end your day at the Activity Fair.
Meet your Welcome Week leader in the lobby of a select residence hall at 4 p.m. for help finding your classroom locations.
Transfer students will have the opportunity to mingle with other transfer students, meet the Student Success Ambassadors, and Ball State staff.
Enjoy some free ice cream courtesy of Student Government Association, and spend some time exploring the hundreds of student organizations who will be on-site, eager to greet you and excited to tell you more about their organization.