Student Center

Family Weekend

Friday, September 12th, 2014 - Sunday, September 14th, 2014

Each fall semester, Ball State University invites students, faculty, staff, and their families to join in the festivities of Family Weekend.  To see what else is happening in Muncie please visit the Muncie Visitor Center.

Check out last years Family Weekend 2013 Event Schedule (PDF).

2014 Family Weekend T-Shirts Coming Soon

Want to show off your Ball State University Pride, Family Weekend T-shirts will be on sale at the Student Center Campus Information Desk all weekend.  They are only $10.00 and are a wonderful memento of your weekend with your student. 

Congratulations to last years winner of our Family Weekend Official family, Paul and Lisa Frank from Kokomo, Indiana! Their daughter Haley is a freshman this year at Ball State. 

Official Family prizes can include a room at the Ball State Student Center Hotel, $50.00 gift card for University Dining, reserved seats to the football game, $20.00 concession voucher for the game, Family recognition in a PA announcement at the game, Family Weekend T-shirts and a photo opportunity with Charlie Cardinal!

Want to be our 2014 Family Weekend Official family?
Email us at with the following information:

First and Last Name
Students Name
Contact Number
Email Address

Emens Shows 

See what all is coming to Emens for the 2014 - 2015 Season.  

How to Get Tickets

Use the information below to purchase tickets or register for events. If you have questions, please call our office at 765-285-1926 or e-mail us at We are looking forward to a wonderful weekend with you and your families on campus! Chirp Chirp!

Athletics Tickets or call 1-888-BSU-TICKETS (765-285-1474)

Emens Show Tickets

Purchase tickets or call the Emens Auditorium box office at 765-285-1539 

Chase Charlie 5K Run Walk

Join the Ball State University Sport Administration program for the 14th annual Chase Charlie Races, Saturday, September 13th!

Participate in a 5k race for students ($20) and adults ($25), a Mile Mania race for youth 13 and under ($7), and the Kiddie 100 at halftime of the football game ($5). All races finish on the Scheumann Stadium football field and include a race t-shirt. Let's make health and physical activity a family affair.

For more information check out Register today!

Family Weekend Golf Outing

Sign-up here for the 2014 Family Weekend Golf Outing!