We have identified several non-Ball State Web sites that may help you as you explore how to pay for your college expenses. Plus, you may want to access these Ball State Web sites that are especially helpful to students.
- Federal Student Aid on the Web
Your source for free information from the U.S. Department of Education on preparing for and funding education after high school.
Your source for free information from the U.S. Department of Education about how to manage your student loans.
- Indiana Commission for Higher Education (CHE)
The Indiana Commission for Higher Education (CHE) mission is to make college affordable through need-based grants and to allow choice by granting awards to those attending public, independent & proprietary colleges. CHE attempts to increase college preparation through its Twenty-first Century Scholar program and by giving increased grant amounts to those graduating from high school with Core 40 and Academic Honors Diplomas.
- National Student Loan Data System (NSLDS)
This site is the U.S. Department of Education's central database for student aid. It provides a centralized access to Title IV loans and Pell grants.
- Internal Revenue Service (IRS)
This site has information about income tax regulations and how they relate to student financial aid.
- Selective Service
If you are a U.S. male between 18 and 25, you must register for the selective service. If you are in this category, you cannot receive financial aid until you have signed up.
- Department of Veterans Affairs
Education benefits are offered for eligible veterans, spouses and children.
Financial Aid and Scholarships
Lucina Hall, room 245
Muncie, Indiana 47306
7:30 am-4:00 pm (Monday-Friday)
Walk-in counseling hours:
8:00 am-3:30 pm (Monday-Friday)
Phone operator hours:
7:30 am-3:45 pm (Monday-Friday)
Phone: 765-285-5600 or
Fax: 765-285-2173 or