Discover Our Beautiful Campus

Visiting campus is the best way to see if Eastern Michigan University can be your future home. With each campus visit, you’ll have the opportunity to:

A campus visit is your first opportunity to experience our dynamic and inclusive community. Eastern Michigan University is located in the vibrant college town of Ypsilanti. Schedule a Campus Tour today!

Traveling from afar?

EMU is located 25 minutes from an international airport (DTW). Whether you’re traveling locally, or abroad, our visitor information will guide you.

Ways to Visit Campus

From tours to open houses and events, there are a variety of ways to experience the EMU campus and community. Browse the options below to choose one that works best for you and your family.

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Campus Tours

Campus tours are ideal for a prospective EMU student and their family. Tours are scheduled Monday through Friday and select Saturdays throughout the academic year. Register for a campus visit today to experience campus from a student's perspective.

Schedule a Campus Tour

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Transfer Tours

Transfer tours are designed specifically for prospective transfer students. Take a tour of EMU to view campus with a current student and have the opportunity to meet with and hear from our admissions team.

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Group Tours

Group tours are available for schools or community groups between 15 and 100 ninth-grade students and above. Group tours include an abbreviated campus tour, an admissions info session, and opportunities to hear from current students. Email us at [email protected] to schedule your visit today!

Group Tour offerings will be limited through the summer semester (May - August). We will begin booking Fall group tours in August 2024. Join the waitlist now, and we'll reach out soon!

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Eagle Preview Days 

Eagle Preview Days are the perfect Saturday option for you and your family. Preview days will include a full campus tour, a presentation with an admissions advisor, and an optional activity to experience campus. 

No Eagle Preview Days are currently scheduled. Check back for future dates.

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Open Houses

Whether you're a prospective undergraduate or graduate student, an open house gives prospective students a chance to have a first look at everything Eastern Michigan University has to offer. Talk with future professors, learn about your intended major, take a tour of our favorite places on campus, research your scholarship and financial aid opportunities and so much more!

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Admitted Student Events

Our Admitted Student Events have been designed to celebrate you and to provide the information you need as a future Eagle. Enjoy a day of interacting with your future faculty, classmates, and our admissions staff on a more personal level and learn more about life at EMU

Admitted Student Events Website

Events & Open Houses

EMU offers a robust schedule of events and open houses tailored to your level of education and student profile. Explore below to customize your experience to your needs.

Explore Eastern

Undergraduate Students

Explore Eastern is our annual open house event that gives prospective students a chance to have a first look at everything EMU has to offer!

Transfer Admissions Appointments

Transfer Students

Interested in transferring to EMU? Our Admissions Advisors are available to help you with all aspects of the transfer process.

Graduate Open House

Graduate Students

Are you ready to invest in you? Register today for an upcoming Virtual Graduate Open House hosted by the Graduate School.

Virtual Tour

Can't make it to campus? Our virtual tour is a great way to discover our beautiful campus from the comfort of your own home. We're investing in facilities, adding new academic programs, and renovating our dining and living spaces, so there is always more to explore.

Launch Experience


Visitor Information

We are excited to host you on campus. Whether you're coming from near or far, here are some resources to help you make the most of your stay.



You've scheduled a visit or registered for an event or open house, now it's time to plan your trip. We have answers to the most-asked visitor questions and resources below to help you prepare.

Contact Information

Embarking on the journey of higher education is an exciting step, and we're here to guide you through every stage of the admissions process. Reach out to us for personalized guidance, detailed information on programs, and answers to all your questions on becoming an EMU Eagle.