New this year to Ball State Homecoming is the Prince and Princess program.


In order to participate, please ensure the following:

  • Fill out the Prince and Princess program application and include all necessary materials by Monday, October 2, 2017 by 3 p.m.
  • Be a son or daughter of a Ball State alumnus (parent or grandparent).
  • Be in grades K-5 at the time of Homecoming in October.
  • Be available to attend the Homecoming Parade (10 a.m.) and the football game to follow on October 21, 2017.


One boy and one girl will be chosen as the 2017 Ball State Homecoming Prince and Princess.

Winners will be chosen by the 2017 Homecoming Steering Committee and staff members of the Ball State Alumni Association.


  • tickets for the Prince and Princess and their immediate family for the Homecoming football game
  • a personal car to ride in the Homecoming Parade
  • Ball State gear to keep the Cardinal spirit alive even after Homecoming