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Eastern Michigan University

Ypsilanti, MI 4-Year Public
Acceptance Rate85%
Acceptance Rate85%

About Eastern Michigan University

Eastern Michigan University is a public, state school in the suburb of Ypsilanti, Michigan. Eastern Michigan University was founded in 1849. The college currently enrolls around 15,370 students a year, including 12,730 undergrads.

Eastern Michigan University Acceptance Rate

It is moderately difficult to get into Eastern Michigan University. Eastern Michigan University admitted 85% of all applicants in 2022. In 2022, 17,506 students applied to Eastern Michigan University and 14,811 were admitted.

Eastern Michigan University Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 85%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Average GPA 3.4
Test Optional May require tests
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 55%

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Eastern Michigan University is locatedin the town of Ypsilanti, Michigan, in the city of Detroit.

If you want to see Eastern Michigan University for yourself, be sure to plan a visit! The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 94, U.S. 23 to Ypsilanti, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Detroit Metropolitan.

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College Info

900 Oakwood St. Ypsilanti, MI 48197

Campus Setting: Suburban

Eastern Michigan University Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Eastern Michigan University is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Eastern Michigan University is Continuous processing.

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Eastern Michigan University SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

950 - 1180


Math SAT Range

460 - 580


Reading SAT Range

470 - 600

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

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Estimated Chance

1180 and Above


950 to 1180


950 and Less


SAT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median SAT score for Eastern Michigan University students is 1051. Applicants with SAT scores of 1180 and above have a good chance of being admitted to Eastern Michigan University, while applicants with SAT scores between 950 to 1180 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 950 have a low chance of being offered a spot at Eastern Michigan University.

Eastern Michigan University Tuition & Fees

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Student Life

Wondering what life at Eastern Michigan University is like? There are approximately 15,370 students enrolled at Eastern Michigan University, including 12,730 undergraduate students and 2,640 graduate students. 71% percent of students attend school full-time, 90% percent are from MI and 10% percent of students are from other states.


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