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Orientation for New Online Students

Welcome to the Ball State family

Congratulations! You are getting ready to start a challenging but transformative journey.

To help you learn what you need to be successful in your online program, we have gathered several resources for you:

You may live far away from our main campus in Muncie, Indiana, but we don’t ever want you to feel like you are at a distance. If you have questions, contact us at 1-800-872-0369 or

Online and Distance Education
David Letterman Communication and Media Building (LB), Room 131
Ball State University
Muncie, IN 47306

Hours: Summer hours thru Aug. 14: 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Eastern time, Monday-Friday
Phone: 1-800-872-0369 or 765-285-1581
Fax: 765-285-7161
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