Eastern Michigan University is among the most diverse public universities in Michigan, with a strategic focus on equity and inclusion in its core mission. Founded in 1849, Eastern is the second oldest public university in Michigan. It currently serves more than 15,000 students pursuing undergraduate, graduate, specialist, doctoral and certificate degrees in the arts, sciences and professions. In all, more than 300 majors, minors and concentrations are delivered through the University's Colleges of Arts and Sciences; Business; Education; Engineering and Technology; Health and Human Services; and, its graduate school. In 2022, EMU was ranked by U.S. News and World Report in the category of social mobility. The ranking reflects Eastern's core value of being a welcoming institution of opportunity. 

Welch Hall


Learn about the University's leadership and structure.

Welch Hall windows and entrance

Board of Regents

Regents are appointed to eight-year terms by the governor.

The EMU Student Center from the outside.


EMU's mission, vision and core values.

Sill Hall from the outside.

Strategic Plan

The University's strategic plan includes themes, goals and objectives.

The campus of Eastern Michigan University


Find logos and brand guidelines or request help with a marketing project.

Halle Library from the outside


Get technical support, find computer labs, and learn about safe computing.

Sherzer Hall window close-up

HLC Accreditation

Find accreditation criteria, plans and documents.

EMU campus courtyard with MLK statue


Official policies are approved by the Board of Regents.

Explore Campus

Take a tour of Eastern Michigan University's campus in Ypsilanti, Michigan. Led by our student tour guides, this short tour will show you the places and spaces where our students live and learn.