Esports at Eastern Michigan University is more than just gaming - it’s building the future. When you join Esports you earn the opportunity to work hard, play a role, and win with honor. Esports teaches you to become a leader in the world of gaming. Do what you love while learning the skills you need for a successful career.
Joining an EMU Esports team means joining a whole gaming community. Train like a pro while competing against other collegiate teams, community members, and local clubs. Network with other esports professionals while building your skills and leading EMU to victory.
The first of this kind of partnership in Michigan, it will focus on connecting with current students, faculty, and alumni. The program will also include a Women in Gaming summer camp plus a high school invitational.
A series of three-day digital gaming camps held by Eastern Michigan University and Gen.G for girls this summer drew strong praise from participants, who noted that they learned a great deal about the gaming community and career opportunities in the field.
On Thursday, Aug. 27, global esports organization Gen. G announced a $1 million commitment towards developing the next generation of gaming-industry leaders, with Eastern Michigan University (EMU) as a foundation partner.