Mission Statement

The Ball State University Alumni Association will be a model alumni association on the national level.

To be an advocate for alumni, to enrich their lives, and involve them with Ball State University.

The Ball State University Alumni Association, an interdependent organization of the university, exists to foster and fully realize the ideals and mission of the university. The Alumni Association encourages loyalty, participation, and support of the university by informing alumni of the achievements and needs of their alma mater. The Alumni Association advances the university throughout the world and unites all alumni in closer bonds of education, fellowship, tradition, and mutual assistance.

The Alumni Association and the Alumni Council strongly encourages successful and increased alumni involvement and giving participation while maintaining our current successful events, programs, and communications. The Council continues to fully support the idea of direction of capital campaigns by Ball State University and continues to fully endorse the proactive steps the University is taking to increase pride and participation from its alumni.


The Ball State University Alumni Association supports the mission and tradition of Ball State University and its alumni worldwide. Lifelong relationships are essential to that support and its foundation.

To be an advocate for alumni, to enrich their lives, and involve them with Ball State University is the guiding principle of the Ball State University Alumni Association. As its primary communication conduit, the Ball State Alumnus  will be a magazine that presents the intellectual vigor and excellence of the university and celebrates alumni connections and milestones in university and alumni life.

Providing continual knowledge and insight about Ball State University - its problems and successes, its present and future as well as its past continuity and change alike; providing a service in keeping alumni in touch wiht one another; and providing additional emphasis on the issues of the day are specifica functions of the Ball State Alumnus.

1. Statement regarding Election to be Governed by the Indiana Nonprofit Corporation Act of 1991( IC 23-17-1-1 et seq.) and Articles of Acceptance

2. Reorganization Plan for the Ball State University Alumni Association adopted February 4, 1989

3. Shared Service Agreement with Ball State University effective July 1, 2009

Revised: February 15, 2010

Alumni Association
Ball State University
Muncie, IN 47306

Phone: 765-285-1080; toll free 888-I-GO-4-BSU
Fax: 765-285-1414
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