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The Department of Economics offers a variety of resources to help you make the most of your experience at Eastern.  Economics provides advising for both undergraduate and graduate students. If you need help with your studies, consider our tutoring service.

You should also know about all the specialized scholarships and graduate assistantships for Economics students. Make sure to explore the range of student organizations and events to get to know your fellow students. Visit the computer lab to use specialized economics software.

University Resources

Eastern Michigan University provides a wealth of student resources.  Additionally, there are discounts with local businesses by showing the EMU ID card, see the various participating business categories for the Eagle Discount Card Program.  We would like to identify just a few resources that we have found to be especially helpful for students.

Honors College

Honors College offers both educational and cultural experiences for EMU's intellectually talented and motivated students are provided through challenging Honors courses and extra-curricular activities that encourage scholarly curiosity, leadership, civic engagement, and diversity. Department of Economics regularly offers honors sections of Principles of Microeconomics and Principles of Macroeconomics. Faculty is also available for Honors thesis and honors contracts. For more information, contact Honors College.

McNair Scholars Program

The purpose of the McNair Program is to assist students in completing their Bachelor's degree, and to gain admission to Master's / Doctoral programs. 

Francine Parker Advising Center

Francine Parker Advising Center, located in Student Center is a dedicated center to help students majoring in a major housed in College of Arts and Sciences, including Economics. Schedule a meeting with one of the knowledgeable advisors to discuss your path to General Education and degree in Economics. 

Career Development

University Advising and Career Development (UACDC) is a one-stop shop for many critical student services, such as; academic advising, learning about different careers, preparing for a professional careers, and finding a job (on or off campus).

Holman Success Center

Holman Success Center offers a variety of programs and services to support student success, such as; study tables, success coaching, one-to-one tutoring, online tutoring, supplemental instruction (SI), UNIV 101L, PASS, and Rewards program.

International Student Resources

Office of International Students and Scholars (OISS) is a one-stop shop for international admissions, advising, activities, assistance, and employment requirements. International Students should direct their questions regarding visa, temporary employment permits, travel outside of US during their studies to OISS.


The EMU Library offers research support to undergraduate, graduate, international, and post-baccalaureate students and faculty in the form of one-to-one consulting, online support and class-specific workshops.

Writing Center

University Writing Center (UWC) offers writing support to undergraduate, graduate, international and post-baccalaureate students and faculty in the form of one-to-one consulting, online support, workshops, and targeted workshops.  Also be sure to check out the satellite locations across campus.

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