Eastern Michigan University

Ypsilanti, MI

Eastern Michigan University, founded in 1849, is a public, multipurpose university. Its 460-acre campus is located in Ypsilanti, seven miles from Ann Arbor.

Tuition & Fees

$13,658

$13,658

not including room and board

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Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
3%
600-699
26%
500-599
46%
400-499
24%
300-399
1%
700-800
4%
600-699
17%
500-599
47%
400-499
28%
300-399
4%
600-699
11%
500-599
40%
400-499
36%
300-399
12%
200-299
1%
30-36
11%
24-29
25%
18-23
41%
12-17
22%
6-11
1%
30-36
4%
24-29
30%
18-23
39%
12-17
27%
30-36
7%
24-29
27%
18-23
51%
12-17
15%
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undergraduateRatios

40%

male

60%

female

1

teacher

14

students

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Moderately Selective

74%

acceptance rate

Accepted 10,607
Declined + 3,716
Total Received 14,323
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Public

14,872

undergraduate students

2,942

graduate students

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Most Popular Majors

  1. Psychology
  2. Nursing
  3. Liberal Arts Elementary Teaching
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Codes

SAT 1201
ACT 1990

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School Facts

Eastern Michigan University, founded in 1849, is a public, multipurpose university. Its 460-acre campus is located in Ypsilanti, seven miles from Ann Arbor.

Public/private Public
Campus Enrollment 17,814
Established in 1849
Coeducational Coeducational College, Founded Coeducational College
Accredited by •  AACSB (Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business)
•  ABA (American Bar Association)
•  ABET (Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology, Inc.)
•  ACCE (American Council for Construction Education)
•  ADiA (American Dietetic Association)
•  AOTA (American Occupational Therapy Association)
•  APA (American Psychological Association)
•  ASHA (American Speech-Language-Hearing Association)
•  ATMAE (Association of Technology, Management, and Applied Engineering)
•  CAAHEP (Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs)
•  CACREP (Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs)
•  CCNE (Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education)
•  CSWE (Council on Social Work Education)
•  HLC Higher Learning Commission
•  NAACLS (National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Sciences)
•  NASM (National Association of Schools of Music)
•  NASPAA (National Association of Schools of Public Affairs and Administration)
•  NCATE (National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education)
•  PAB (Planning Accreditation Board)

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Ypsilanti, MI

460-acre campus in Ypsilanti (population: 21,076), seven miles from Ann Arbor and 30 miles from Detroit; off-campus sites in Brighton, Detroit, Grand Rapids, Jackson, Livonia, Monroe, Traverse City, and in Washtenaw County. Served by bus; major airport serves Detroit; other airport serves Romulus (15 miles); train serves Ann Arbor. School operates transportation around campus. Public transportation serves campus.

Eastern Michigan University
900 Oakwood Street
Ypsilanti, MI 48197

Campus Life

yes
Housing available
21%
Percent of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
68%
Percent of freshmen that live in campus-owned housing
yes
Students are required to live in school housing
yes
Students may have cars on campus
yes
Alcohol is permitted on campus to students of legal age
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% freshman classHigh School Class Rank

Top 1/10
13%
Top 1/4
37%
Top 1/2
70%
Bottom 1/2
30%
Bottom 1/4
7%

Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
3%
600-699
26%
500-599
46%
400-499
24%
300-399
1%
700-800
4%
600-699
17%
500-599
47%
400-499
28%
300-399
4%
600-699
11%
500-599
40%
400-499
36%
300-399
12%
200-299
1%
30-36
11%
24-29
25%
18-23
41%
12-17
22%
6-11
1%
30-36
4%
24-29
30%
18-23
39%
12-17
27%
30-36
7%
24-29
27%
18-23
51%
12-17
15%

Admissions Facts

Application fee $35
Common application accepted no
Application deadline July 1 (priority deadline)
School has early decision program no
School has early action program no
Admissions interview
(required or recommended)
Required of some
SAT/ACT requirements SAT or ACT Required

Moderately Selective

74%

acceptance rate

Accepted 10,607
Declined + 3,716
Total Received 14,323

Admissions Factors

Very Important

Standardized test scores

Important

Secondary school record

Considered

Essay
Recommendations

Not Considered

Alumni/ae relationship
Character/ personal qualities
Class rank
Extracurricular activities
Geographical residence
Interview
Minority affiliation
Particular talent/ability
Religious affiliation/commitment
State residency
Volunteer Work
Work Experience

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Admissions Contact

Yanlin Sun
Director of Enrollment Management, Technology
P: 800 GO-TO-EMU
F: 734 487-1484
admissions@emich.edu

Financial Aid

42%

Of students' needs
were fully met

$10,477

Average financial aid

Cost

Tuition $13,658
Room & board $10,600
Books & supplies $1,000
Total $25,258
Average Financial Aid - $10,477
Total with Avg. Aid $14,781
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Required Financial Aid Forms

FAFSA

Financial Aid Office

P: 734 487-0455
F: 734 487-1484

Financial Aid Officer

Donna Holubik
Director of Financial Aid

Varsity Sports

M W
baseball
basketball
crew
cross-country
diving
football
golf
gymnastics
soccer
softball
swimming
tennis
track and field (indoor)
track and field (outdoor)
volleyball

Club Sports - Men's

bowling, boxing, cheerleading/dance, cricket, cycling, fencing, fishing, gymnastics, ice hockey, kayaking, lacrosse, martial arts, skin diving, soccer, table tennis, tennis, ultimate Frisbee, volleyball, weight lifting

Club Sports - Women's

cheerleading/dance, crew, cricket, fencing, fishing, gymnastics, kayaking, lacrosse, martial arts, skin diving, table tennis, tennis, volleyball, water polo, weight lifting

Intramural/Recreational Sports

badminton, basketball, billiards, bowling, cross-country, golf, non-tackle football, racquetball, soccer, softball, swimming, table tennis, tennis, track and field, ultimate Frisbee, volleyball, weight lifting

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Athletic Directors

Scott Wetherbee (men's)
Vice President/director Of Athletics
email

Erin Kido (women's)
Senior Associate Athletic Director/swa
email

Athletic Facts

Athletic conference memberships
Mid-America Conference (Division I, Football I-A)
Mascot
Eagles
School colors
green and white

Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
Accounting
Accounting/Information Systems
Actuarial Science/Economics
African-American Studies
Africology/African American Studies
Anthropology
Applied Computer Science
Applied Drama/Theatre for the Young
Applied Econometrics
Applied Statistics
Art
Art History
Arts Administration
Arts/Entertainment Management
Athletic Training
Autism Spectrum Disorders
Aviation Flight Technology
Aviation Management Technology
Biochemistry
Biology
Business Administration
Chemistry
Children's Literature
Children's Literature/Drama/Theatre for the Young
Children/Families
Cinema Studies
Clinical Laboratory Sciences
Clinical Mental Health Counseling
Clinical Psychology
Clinical Research Administration
College Counseling
Commonly Taught World Languages
Communication
Communication Sciences/Disorders
Communication Technology
Communication/Interpretation/Performance Studies
Communication/Media/Theatre Arts
Communications/Theatre
Computer Engineering Technology
Computer Information Systems
Computer Science
Computer-Aided Engineering
Construction Management
Creative Writing
Criminology/Criminal Justice
Curriculum/Instruction/Leadership
Curriculum/Instruction/Reading
Cybersecurity
Dance
Data Science/Analytics
Dietetics
Digital Media Production
E-Business
Early Childhood Education
Earth Science
Earth Science Education
Ecology/Evolution/Organismal Biology
Economics
Educational Leadership
Educational Leadership/Administrative Leadership in Higher Education
Educational Leadership/Higher Education/Student Affairs
Educational Leadership/K-12 Administration
Educational Psychology
Educational Statistics/Measurement
Educational Studies
Electrical Engineering Technology
Electrical/Computer Engineering
Elementary Education Early Childhood
Elementary Education Integrated Science
Elementary Education Language Arts
Elementary Education Mathematics
Elementary Education Reading
Elementary Education Social Studies
Engineering Management
Engineering Physics
Engineering/Technology Workforce Education
English Language
English Linguistics
English Studies for Teachers
Entertainment Design/Technology
Entrepreneurship
Environmental Science/Society
Exercise Physiology
Exercise Science
Fashion Marketing Innovation
Fermentation Science
Finance
French
French/Teaching
General Business
Geographic Information Systems
Geography
Geography Geo-Tourism
Geology
Geospatial Information Science/Technology
German Language/Literature
Health Administration
Health Economics
Health Education
Historic Preservation
History
Hotel/Restaurant Management
Human Nutrition
Human Resource/Organizational Development
Information Assurance/Cyber Defense
Information Systems
Information Technology
Integrated Marketing Communications
Interior Design
International Affairs
International Business
International Economics/Development
Japanese Language/Culture
Journalism
K-12 Bilingual Education
K-12 Japanese Language/Culture Teaching
K-12 Music Education/Instrumental
K-12 Music Education/Vocal
K-12 Spanish Teaching
K-12 Visual Art Education
Language/International Careers/French
Language/International Careers/German
Language/International Careers/Spanish
Language/International Trade
Language/International Trade/Japanese
Learning Disabilities
Less Commonly Taught World Languages
Literature
Management
Marketing
Mathematics
Mechanical Engineering
Mechanical Engineering Technology
Media Studies/Journalism
Molecular/Cellular Biology
Music
Music Performance
Music Therapy
Neuroscience Interdisciplinary
Nursing
Nursing Education
Nursing Practice
Nursing/Adult Gerontology Clinical Nurse Specialist
Nursing/Adult Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner
Nursing/Clinical Research Nursing
Occupational Therapy
Orthotics/Prosthetics
Paralegal
Philosophy
Physical Science
Physician Assistant Studies
Physics
Physics Education
Physics Research
Political Science
Polymers/Coatings Technology
Product Design Engineering Technology
Professional Writing
Psychology
Psychology/Clinical Behavioral
Psychology/General Clinical
Psychology/General Experimental
Public Administration
Public Relations
Public Safety Administration
Public/Non Profit Administration
Quality Management
Reading
Religious Studies
School Counseling
School/Society/Violence
Science Literacy
Secondary Biology
Secondary Chemistry
Secondary Earth Science
Secondary Education Biology
Secondary Education Chemistry
Secondary Education Communication/Theatre Arts Teaching
Secondary Education Earth Science
Secondary Education Geography
Secondary Education History
Secondary Education Integrated Science
Secondary Education Language/Literature/Writing
Secondary Education Mathematics
Secondary Education Physical Science
Secondary Education Physics
Secondary Education Social Studies
Secondary Education Spanish Language Teaching
Secondary English
Secondary Integrated Science
Secondary Mathematics
Secondary Physics/Physical Science
Simulation/Animation/Gaming
Social Foundations/Community Education
Social Sciences
Social Work
Sociology
Spanish
Special Education
Special Education K-12 Autism Spectrum Disorders Endorsement/Elementary
Special Education K-12 Autism Spectrum Disorders Endorsement/Secondary
Special Education K-12 Cognitive Impairment Endorsement/Elementary
Special Education K-12 Cognitive Impairment Endorsement/Secondary
Special Education K-12 Communication Sciences/Disorders Endorsement/Elementary
Special Education K-12 Communication Sciences/Disorders Endorsement/Secondary
Special Education K-12 Emotional Impairment Endorsement/Elementary
Special Education K-12 Emotional Impairment Endorsement/Secondary
Special Education K-12 Learning Disabilities Endorsement/Elementary
Special Education K-12 Learning Disabilities Endorsement/Secondary
Special Education K-12 Physical/Other Health Impairment Endorsement/Elementary
Sport Management
Sport Performance/Fitness Entrepreneurship
Statistics
Studio Art
Supply Chain Management
TESL
TESOL
Taxation
Technology
Technology Management
Technology Studies
Theatre Arts
Theatre Arts/Applied Drama/Theatre for the Young
Theatre Arts/Interpretation/Performance Studies
Therapeutic Recreation
Trade/Development
Urban/Regional Planning
Visual Arts Education
Women's/Gender Studies
World Languages/French
World Languages/German
World Languages/Spanish
Written Communication
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Most Popular Majors

  1. Psychology
  2. Nursing
  3. Liberal Arts Elementary Teaching

Programs Offered

  • Accelerated study
  • Certificate programs
  • Distance Learning
  • Double majors
  • Dual degrees
  • External degree program
  • Honors program
  • Independent study
  • Internships
  • Self-designed majors
  • Weekend College

Cooperative Education Programs

  • Art
  • Business
  • Computer Science
  • Engineering
  • Health Professions
  • Home Economics
  • Humanities
  • Natural Science
  • Social/Behavioral Science
  • Technologies

Pre-professional Programs

  • Other
  • Pre-dentistry
  • Pre-law
  • Pre-medicine
  • Pre-optometry
  • Pre-pharmacy
  • Pre-veterinary science

17,814

total students

90%

in-state

10%

out-of-state

Undergraduate

Graduate

83%

14,872
students

Female
60%
8,989

Male
40%
5,883

17%

2,942
students

Female
66%
1,934

Male
34%
1,008

undergraduateFull-time

undergraduatePart-time

71%

10,572
students

Female
61%
6,347

Male
39%
4,225

29%

4,300
students

Female
62%
2,642

Male
38%
1,658

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Student Break-down

2%
Nonresident aliens
17%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Native American or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic/Latino
3%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
6%
Hispanic/Latino
60%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
5%
Race and/or ethnicity unknown
3%
Two or more races, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, non-Hispanic/Latino

Transfer Admissions

68%

Transfer applicants accepted

52%

Applicants accepted who enroll

Transfer Requirements

Minimum requirements College GPA: 2.00
High school transcript Required of Some
College transcript(s) Required of All
Statement of good standing from prior institution(s) Not Required/Recommended
Interview Not Required/Recommended
Standardized test scores Required of Some
Essay or personal statement Not Required/Recommended

Transfer Application Deadlines

Fall: rolling

Winter: rolling

Summer: rolling

Transfer Credits

Minimum transfers must complete

30

semester hours

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Counseling services

  • Academic
  • Career
  • Military
  • Minority student
  • Personal
  • Psychological
  • Veteran student

Remedial services offered

  • Math

Career placement services

  • Interest inventory
  • Other

Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

Not Reported

Additional services

  • Day care
  • Health service
  • Nonremedial tutoring
  • Placement service
  • Women's Center

Special programs for physically disabled students

  • Adaptive equipment
  • Braille services
  • Interpreters for hearing-impaired
  • Note-taking services
  • Other
  • Reader services
  • Talking books
  • Tape recorders
  • Tutors
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International Students

Number of foreign countries represented by degree-seeking undergraduate non-resident aliens 51
Countries most often represented Canada
China
India
Nigeria
Saudi Arabia
South Korea
Special services offered for international applicants ESL program/classes
English lab
International student center
Special counselors/advisors
Special orientation

International Student Contact

International Admissions Office
international.admissions@emich.edu

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