21,000

undergraduate and graduate students

190

undergraduate majors

Top 25

online graduate programs for business, education, and nursing

"Ball State University is where promoting the good in and for others occurs in a learning environment of creativity, nurtured risk, and success."

~ President Paul W. Ferguson

Spotlights

Botsford/Swinford Residence Hall

Renovated residence hall appeals to ecologically conscious students

Get an inside look at Botsford/Swinford, which reopened last week.

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Arboretum

University arboretum earns ArbNet national accreditation

Tree inventory, walking paths, and more put Ball State in an elite group.

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Step in. Speak up.

Download the Step In. Speak Up. app

The app will help you know what to do if you witness or experience sexual assault, domestic violence, or stalking.

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Learn

at Ball State

Our top-ranked academic programs make us one of the best in the Midwest. Our research helps shape the world around us. And our passionate and nurturing faculty steer this every step of the way.

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168,000

alumni and growing

7

academic colleges across campus

500

scholarships for incoming students

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at Ball State

It’s college. You have a whole new world to explore, where social, cultural, and other recreational opportunities abound. And our residence halls will place you in the heart of all this while offering an incredible value.

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