Our advising services help you make wise, informed choices, ensuring that you meet your educational and personal goals. Ultimately, what you do with your time here is up to you, but we can help guide you through your choices and provide you with a fulfilling college experience that's tailored to your needs and interests.
Pre-business students with less than 30 hours are advised in University College
Pre-business students with 30 hours or more are advised in the Miller College of Business by Student Services (Whitinger Business Building, room 147). You are required to attend advising meetings each semester to plan for completion of the admission requirements. If you have questions, contact Debbie Applegate
Once you have completed admission requirements
and selected a major
, you will be advised by faculty within your major.
Visit the Advising Center area
for policies and procedures regarding advising issues. Topics include academic basics, academic progress, and earning credit.
Visit Ball State's Student Services area
for information regarding course planning, registration, graduation, Degree Analysis Progress Report (DAPR), and transfer credit.