Tickets are not required for any of Ball State's Commencement ceremonies.
application for Fall Graduation has closed.
to graduate in December, please contact Upper Division Advising at
Future Commencement Ceremonies
Fall 2014 - December 13, 2014, Worthen Arena, 10:00 a.m. (details)
Spring 2015 - May 2, 2015, Arts Terrace, 10:00 a.m. (details)
Summer 2015 - July 18, 2015, Worthen Arena, 10:00 a.m. (details)
Please remember that graduation is not automatic. To graduate, every student must apply online, even if you don't plan to attend a ceremony. See our Graduation and Diplomas page for more information.
If you intend to participate in the ceremony, you will need to purchase the necessary regalia such as the cap, gown, and tassel. The Ball State Bookstore in the Art and Journalism Building has regalia in stock at all times. If you are not on campus, they are happy to take your order by phone and ship it to you. Their phone number is 765-285-8080. They can also help you with class rings, announcements, and diploma frames.
Graduation Application Deadlines
Fall 2014 - (Commencement - December 13, 2014)
Undergraduates: March 1, 2014 - October 22, 2014
Graduates: June 3, 2014 - September 15, 2014
Spring 2015 - (Commencement - May 2, 2015)
Undergraduates: September 1, 2014 - March 16, 2015
Graduates: September 16, 2014 - February 2, 2015
Summer 2015 - (Commencement - July 18, 2015)
Undergraduates: February 1, 2015 - June 22, 2015
Graduates: February 3, 2015 - May 26, 2015