Application Information

To submit a complete application, you must do the following:

1. At this time applications are no longer being accepted. 

2. Send an electronic copy of your resume (electronic is preferred, but paper will be accepted), cover letter, transcripts (unofficial transcripts are acceptable at this time), and contact information of three professional references to:

Cathy Bickel, Ed.D.
Associate Director
Housing and Residence Life
Ball State University
Muncie, Indiana 47306
(765) 285-1863 phone
(765) 285-8004 fax

3. Applications will be reviewed in January and will continue until all positions are filled. Interviews for residence hall director positions will only be conducted at the NASPA Placement Exchange. Interviews for assistant residence hall director and resident manager positions will be conducted at the OPE Placement Exchange and the Ball State Student Affairs and Enrollment Services Administration in Higher Education Visit and Interview Day.

4. If you are a candidate for the assistant residence hall director or resident manager positions, you must also apply for admission to the Ball State Graduate School AND your particular program of study, i.e., student affairs administration in education. 

Housing and Residence Life
LaFollette Complex (LA), room N-10
Ball State University
Muncie, IN 47306

Hours: 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday (summer 7:30 a.m.-4 p.m.)
Phone: 765-285-8000
Fax: 765-285-3743
View E-mail Address