Prom 2017: Tale As Old As Time

Prom will be held on April 22nd, 2017 from 8 p.m. – 12 a.m. and our theme is Tale as Old as Time. The venue this year is the L.A. Pittenger Student Center Ballroom on the Ball State campus.

After Prom will be held from 12 a.m. – 3 a.m. at the Northwest YMCA in Muncie. There will be activities, games, food, and more. More information and opportunities to volunteer will be posted soon.

Travel Forms

If your student is attending Prom, they must have a Travel Form on file. Please fill out this form and submit it to the Indiana Academy front desk by Sunday, April 9th. Please note that this year, the Travel Form may be faxed, mailed, or dropped off at the Indiana Academy front desk in person. All forms received or altered after April 9th that cannot be verified or confirmed will NOT be enacted and will revert to previous permission. If no previous permission has been received and verified, the student’s Prom plans will revert to Academy Transportation only.

Is Your Student Bringing a Non-Academy Guest to Prom?

If a student wishes to bring a guest from another school, this Guest Permission Form will need to be filled out and sent in by Sunday, April 9th. Please note that this form may be faxed, mailed, or dropped off at the Indiana Academy front desk in person.

Tickets

Prom and After Prom tickets will be sold in Burkhardt Lounge during March and April. The ticket sale dates are listed below. Prom tickets cost $35 for a single, $60 for a couple. We accept cash and checks made out to Ball State University for Prom tickets. After Prom tickets cost $15 per person. After Prom accepts cash and checks made out to IAPO. Please pay for Prom and After Prom tickets separately.

  • Sunday, March 12th from 9:00 – 10:00 p.m.
  • Thursday, March 23rd from 1:00 – 2:00 p.m.
  • Wednesday, March 29th from 5:00 – 6:00 p.m.
  • Sunday, April 9th from 9:00 – 10:00 p.m.
  • Monday, April 17th from 8:00 – 9:00 p.m.

Prom Pictures

Prestige Portaits will be on hand to take pictures, which can be pre-ordered and paid for any time before Prom.

Click here to see the packages and pricing.

Click here to pre-order your Prom pictures.
Use Picture Day ID HM056468M0​ to order.

Need flowers or tuxedos?

A local tuxedo vendor and a local flower vendor will visit the Academy in late March to take orders for tuxedo rentals, corsages, and boutonnieres. More information will be posted on this site and emailed to students as Prom approaches.

Parents! Want to volunteer?

We would appreciate any help with chaperoning, tear down, or donations! Please fill out this Volunteer Form and submit it to the Indiana Academy front desk by Sunday, April 9th. This form may be faxed, mailed, or dropped off in person at the Indiana Academy front desk. Please note that there is a different form for volunteering at After Prom and will be posted soon in the After Prom section above.

More Questions?

These FAQs cover everything from the Travel Form to the rules that your student will need to follow on the night of Prom. This To-Do List serves as a guide for what forms you will need to turn in and some other useful information about Prom.

For more Prom information, email Carly McDonald or Elyssa Pozorski.

For more After Prom information, email Pat Katheder or Lauren Poindexter.

https://academy.bsu.edu/prom/