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Office of Provost planning files

Identifier: RG-05-01-63

Scope and Contents

This collection includes planning reports, working documents, and correspondence from the Office of the Provost and other university offices at Ball State University in Muncie, Indiana ranging from 1976 to 1993 regarding university planning.


  • 1976-1993

Language of Materials

Materials in English.

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Legal title, copyright, and literary rights reside with Archives and Special Collections, Ball State University Libraries, Muncie, IN. All requests to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted to Archives and Special Collections.

Administrative History

The provost and vice president for academic affairs is the chief academic officer of the university. Reporting to the president, the provost is the second ranking executive officer of the University. The office of the provost provides leadership and direction for the University's academic programs, and oversees the associate and assistant provosts, and the deans of the academic schools and colleges.


1 Cubic Feet (1 Box)


Arranged in the following series:

Series 1: Academic planning reports, 1977-1989

Series 2: Guidelines for academic planning, 1976-1990

Series 3: Planning working documents, 1980

Series 4: University planning documents, 1979-1993

Processing Information

Finding aid revised 2007-2008 by Rachel Wynn. EAD finding aid created 2012/04/02 by Lisa Barney.

Office of Provost planning files
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Repository Details

Part of the Ball State University Archives Repository

Alexander M. Bracken Library
2000 W. University Avenue
Muncie Indiana 47306 USA