You are welcome here.

When you join Eastern Michigan University, you will find opportunities for success both in the classroom and in the community. Whether you're joining us as an undergraduate student or a graduate student, our many programs and academic offerings will help you earn your future. And our dynamic campus community—only 25 minutes from the Detroit International Airport—will help you find your true passion and your success.

With no out-of-state tuition for undergraduate international students and significant scholarship opportunities for graduate international students, Eastern Michigan University is an affordable option for your study abroad experience.

Learn more about Eastern Michigan University — and why you should choose EMU for your education. 

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Undergraduate students

Our diverse, engaging campus is the perfect place for international undergraduate students to call home while working toward their bachelor's degree. Our small class sizes, dynamic faculty and campus facilities will allow you to find success. Plus, with no out-of-state tuition costs for new undergraduate international students, Eastern is an affordable and excellent experience.

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Graduate students

Eastern Michigan University's Graduate School offers over 200 programs to accommodate your academic and professional goals. Our diverse campus community offers you the chance to study in small classes, providing you with direct access to faculty and potential research opportunities.

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International Student Resources

From engaging the EMU and local community in global awareness and learning, to I-20 and enrollment assistance, we offer many ways to support Eastern Michigan University international students. Learn more about the Office for International Students and Scholars (OISS) and the English as a Second Language program below.

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International Student Profiles

Students from all over the world study at EMU. Meet some of them now.

See Where They're From