All Day Event
Start: August 13, 2014
End: August 23, 2014
During Welcome Week, incoming freshman students attend programs, activities, and convocations designed to provide a smooth transition to college. Welcome Week activities include picnics, service projects, mock class lectures, late night entertainment, the Activity Fair where freshmen students can learn how to get involved in one of Ball State's more than 300 student organizations, a rousing introduction to Ball State athletics and much more.
On Sunday, August 17, Paul W. Ferguson, Ball State's new president, will welcome students at the annual Freshman Convocation in Emens Auditorium, a traditional highlight of Welcome Week.