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Our goal is to clearly differentiate Ball State University from other four-year universities in Indiana and become recognized as one of the most innovative and attention-worthy undergraduate-focused institutions nationwide by:
  • Attracting higher quality students.
  • Offering relevant immersive learning experiences to each undergraduate.
  • Increasing the number of nationally recognized faculty and nationally ranked or recognized programs.
  • Creating a university community (facilities, cocurricular programs, on- and offcampus culture, etc.) that is nationally recognized for its vibrant, supportive
  • Embracing and supporting partnerships and collaborations across the institution and with the greater external community to accomplish the mission in an integrated manner.