Eastern Michigan University is on a 460-acre campus in a suburban setting in Ypsilanti, Michigan, not far from Detroit. There are many activities and organizations for Eastern Michigan University students to participate in – band, chorus, theater groups, a campus newspaper, a radio station and more.
Eastern Michigan University also has fraternities and sororities.
Eastern Michigan University students' favorite campus events are Homecoming, Family Weekend and Campus-Wide Picnic.
Eastern Michigan University offers housing. Students are required to live on campus through sophomore year. First year students are given no special consideration for on-campus housing. There are 3,909 spots available in on-campus housing for all 13,572 undergraduates. In the 2020-21 school year, 1,95 students chose to live in campus housing. First year students are allowed to park a car on campus.
Eastern Michigan University offers coed housing and housing for students with disabilities.
College is like a home away from home. Whether you're walking to class or coming back from late-night studying (or partying!), it's important to feel safe on campus.
Eastern Michigan University is patroled 24 hours a day by trained security. The Eastern Michigan University campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night. The school also has student security patrols.
Eastern Michigan University offers late-night transportation or safety escorts for students. Campus housing is secure and dorms can only be accessed with secure key cards.
Additionally, Eastern Michigan University has bicycle patrols, local police in dormitories, self-defense education, lighted pathways, bike lock lease program.
Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit to Eastern Michigan University, take Interstate 94, U.S. 23 to Ypsilanti, MI. If you need to fly, book your flight to Detroit Metropolitan airport.
Want to visit but can't make the trip? Explore Eastern Michigan University's campus without leaving home by taking a virtual campus tour
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