Alumni Information

Welcome back, alumni! Homecoming is a perfect time to return to campus for a weekend of reminiscing and fun with your friends! Various activities are being planned to make your trip back to campus a memorable one. Alumni and friends are invited to return to Muncie and enjoy some of the traditional weekly events such as Talent Search, Air Jam, and the Bed Race!

All-Alumni Golf Outing
Friday, October 10, Delaware Country Club, hosted by Men's Golf Coach Mike Fleck.
Alumni and friends gather at the beautiful Delaware Country Club for lunch and round of golf. Cost for the outing is $100 per person and includes green fees, cart, lunch, beverages on the course, souvenir, and prizes! Print reservation form | Register Online

Alumni and Benefactor Recognition Dinner
The Alumni and Benefactor Recognition Dinner is Friday, October 10, where many of our accomplished alumni and donors are recognized.  The dinner will began at 6:00 p.m. at the Alumni Center.  The event is by invitation only.

2014 Distinguished Alumni, Benny, G.O.L.D. Award, and Linson Scholarship recipients will be honored that evening.  View information on these alumni awards

2013 Alumni & Benefactors Recognition Dinner
Alumni & Benefactors Recognition Dinner

Homecoming 5K Run/Walk
New in 2013! Participants ran the parade route and through the beautiful campus on Homecoming morning! Students, alumni, and community friends ran in our inaugural Homecoming 5K Run/Walk on Saturday, October 12 at 9:15 a.m. All participants received a SweatVac T-Shirt (if registered by October 1)! View additional information and photos from the event | Register online

Alumni Gatherings
Homecoming Day will begin with the all-alumni coffee hour on the corner of University and McKinley at 9:30 a.m., followed by the parade at 10:00 a.m.  Next, friends and colleagues can visit at the Alumni Center for the pre-game luncheon from 12:00 - 3:00 p.m. Print reservation formRegister Online

Groups gathering during Homecoming:

  • Class years of 1974, 1989, and 2004  
  • 1989 Football Team
  • Alumni Council (Past & Present)
  • Black Alumni Constituent Society
  • Educational Leadership 
  • Half Century Club 
  • Men's Basketball Alumni 
  • NREM Alumni
  • School of Music Alumni
  • Sigma Phi Epsilon Alumni
  • Theta Chi Alumni
  • Zeta Phi Beta Alumni

Game Day Options (open to all alumni): 

  • Package including pre-game buffet ticket, game ticket, and parking pass: $35
  • Pre-Game Buffet and Game Ticket: $30
  • Pre-Game Buffet Only (adult): $20
  • Pre-Game Buffet Only (children 5-12): $10
  • Pre-Game Buffet Online (children 4 and under): Free 

Print reservation formRegister Online

For game tickets only, contact the Ball State Ticket Office at 765-285-1474, 1-888-BSU-TICKET, or visit

Schedule for Saturday, October 11
9:30 a.m. All-Alumni Coffee Hour Tent at McKinley/University
9:45 a.m. Homecoming 5K Run/Walk  Downtown/Campus
10 a.m. Homecoming Parade Downtown/Campus
Noon-3 p.m. Pre-Game Luncheon Alumni Center
3 p.m. Ball State Football vs. Western Michigan Scheumann Stadium

Parade Information 

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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