Shively Features

Shively will be closed for repairs, beginning in summer 2014.

Students share a main lobby and have access to a flat-screen television, pool table, and other hall activities. There is also a computer lab, laundry rooms, and study lounges.

Furniture in this hall is stackable or bunkable, so students may not use their own loft. Included in each room are beds, dressers, desks with chairs, and built-in closet space. In addition to a phone jack, one wired Ethernet outlet is available in student rooms, and wireless Internet service is available throughout the building.


Shively was named for Levi S. Shively who was involved with Ball State during its early history. Shively was a professor of mathematics at Ball State from 1928 to 1951. He wrote An Introduction to Modern Geometry, a college textbook that was translated for use in colleges and universities in Sweden.

Housing and Residence Life
LaFollette Complex (LA), room N-10
Ball State University
Muncie, IN 47306

Hours: 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday (summer 7:30 a.m.-4 p.m.)
Phone: 765-285-8000
Fax: 765-285-3743
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