The BrotherHOOD (Helping Others Obtain Degrees) Scholars Program is a first-year student experience designed to increase retention and graduation rates for students who identify as Men of Color (MOC) at Eastern Michigan University (EMU).
Through collaborative university partnerships the BrotherHOOD Scholars Program guides students in their transition to college. Providing a residential community, designated courses, dialogues, mentorship, and workshops. Dedicated staff lead and facilitate programming that is centered around three key developmental areas: academic, human and socio-cultural. BrotherHOOD students are connected to staff, faculty, alumni and community members to provide a network of support along their collegiate journey.