To help with your travel plans to the competition, this page includes hotel options and directions to campus.  For more information, please contact the Office of MBA and Graduate Programs at 765-285-1931.

Hotels

Location & Directions

Ball State’s MBA Leadership Case Competition is held in the L.A. Pittenger Student Center (Friday) and the Whitinger Business Building (Saturday) on the campus of Ball State University in Muncie, Indiana.

L.A. Pittenger Student Center
southwest corner of University and McKinley

    

Whitinger Business Building
southeast corner of Neely and McKinley
(east of Shafer Tower, between CAP and Bracken Library)


Ball State campus map

Campus Address

There is only one address for Ball State University:

Ball State University
2000 W. University Ave.
Muncie, IN 47306  

Individual campus buildings do not have their own unique postal addresses.  However, the 2000 W. University address will take you to the L.A. Pittenger Student Center.

Directions to Campus

Approaching from the Northeast (Fort Wayne)

Take I-69 South to exit 241 (Muncie/Frankton). Turn left onto Highway 332 (McGalliard Road). Follow Highway 332 for approximately 8 miles until you come to Tillotson Avenue (the fifth stoplight). Turn right onto Tillotson. Follow Tillotson to the first stoplight and turn left onto Bethel Avenue. Take Bethel to the second stoplight and turn right onto McKinley Avenue. Follow McKinley through campus until you come to the third stoplight, and turn right onto University Avenue. L.A Pittenger Student Center will be on your left.   

Approaching from the North Central (South Bend)

Take Highway 33 South to I-69 South. Take I-69 to exit 241 (Muncie/Frankton). Turn left onto Highway 332 (McGalliard Road). Follow Highway 332 for approximately 8 miles until you come to Tillotson Avenue (the fifth stoplight). Turn right onto Tillotson. Follow Tillotson to the first stoplight and turn left onto Bethel Avenue. Take Bethel to the second stoplight and turn right onto McKinley Avenue. Follow McKinley through campus until you come to the third stoplight, and turn right onto University Avenue. L.A Pittenger Student Center will be on your left.

Approaching from the Northwest (Greater Chicago)

Take I-65 South to I-865 East, which becomes I-465 East, to I-69 North. Take I-69 to exit 241 (Muncie/Frankton). Turn right onto Highway 332 (McGalliard Road). Follow Highway 332 for approximately 8 miles until you come to Tillotson Avenue (the fifth stoplight). Turn right onto Tillotson. Follow Tillotson to the first stoplight and turn left onto Bethel Avenue. Take Bethel to the second stoplight and turn right onto McKinley Avenue. Follow McKinley through campus until you come to the third stoplight, and turn right onto University Avenue. L.A Pittenger Student Center will be on your left.

Approaching from the Southwest (Evansville, Bloomington)

Take Highway 41 North to I-70 East. Follow I-70 through Indianapolis. Take I-465 North to I-69 North. Take I-69 North to exit 241 (Muncie/Frankton). Turn right onto Highway 332 (McGalliard Road). Follow Highway 332 for approximately 8 miles until you come to Tillotson Avenue (the fifth stoplight). Turn right onto Tillotson. Follow Tillotson to the first stoplight and turn left onto Bethel Avenue. Take Bethel to the second stoplight and turn right onto McKinley Avenue. Follow McKinley through campus until you come to the third stoplight, and turn right onto University Avenue. L.A Pittenger Student Center will be on your left. 

Approaching from the Southeast (Batesville)

Take I-74 West to Highway 3 North. Take Highway 3 North to Muncie, where you’ll see a sign for Highway 3 North/Portland. Follow Highway 3 North as it exits off to your right and merges with Highways 35 and 67 around the east side of Muncie. (Ignore the sign directing you to go straight for Ball State.) Follow this bypass to the McGalliard Road exit (first stoplight). Turn left onto McGalliard. Follow McGalliard for approximately 4 miles until you come to Tillotson Avenue. Turn left onto Tillotson. Follow Tillotson to the first stoplight and turn left onto Bethel Avenue. Take Bethel to the second stoplight and turn right onto McKinley Avenue. Follow McKinley through campus until you come to the third stoplight, and turn right onto University Avenue. L.A Pittenger Student Center will be on your left.

Approaching from Central Ohio

Take I-70 West to exit 149 in Richmond, Indiana, which is Highway 35 North. Take Highway 35 North to Muncie. Highway 35 merges with Highways 67 and 3 around the east side of Muncie. (Ignore the sign directing you to go straight for Ball State.) Follow this bypass to the McGalliard Road exit (first stoplight). Turn left onto McGalliard. Follow McGalliard for approximately 4 miles until you come to Tillotson Avenue. Turn left onto Tillotson. Follow Tillotson to the first stoplight and turn left onto Bethel Avenue. Take Bethel to the second stoplight and turn right onto McKinley Avenue. Follow McKinley through campus until you come to the third stoplight, and turn right onto University Avenue. L.A Pittenger Student Center will be on your left.