Get a head start on college and set yourself up for success. Our special summer programs for incoming freshmen will help you meet other students, build confidence, learn leadership skills, and get more familiar with Ball State University--all before your first day of classes. Have fun, make friends, and challenge yourself as your prepare for your first year on campus.

Registration for Summer Bridge Programs will open in May 14, 2018 and once registration is open, then you can register by clicking on the links below. For more information, contact Ball State's Office of Student Life at or 765-285-2621.

Cardinal Leadership and Service Seminar (C.L.A.S.S.)

Career Connections: A Helpful Foundation
Early Start Program
EXCEL Summer Mentor Program
Great Smoky Mountain National Park and Rafting
Whitewater Expedition