Eastern Michigan University

, Ypsilanti, MI 48197

About Eastern Michigan University

Eastern Michigan University is classified as a college or university with a large master’s program. Colleges and universities with a large master’s program typically award over 200 master’s degrees and less than 20 research doctorate’s during the academic year. This very large four-year institution has an estimated annual full-time enrollment of 10,000 students or more. Up to 50% of degree-seeking students are enrolled full time, and fewer than 25% of undergraduates reside on campus. This institution awards 60-79% of its bachelor’s degrees within professional fields. Graduate degrees are available in over half of the fields available to undergraduate majors, and the school awards research doctorate degrees in a variety of fields. Most of these graduate degrees are awarded in professional fields other than engineering, such as education, health professions, social work, or public policy. According to data for fall enrollment, 60-79% of undergraduates are enrolled as full-time students. This institution has a high transfer rate, with at least 20% of its undergrad students entering as transfers. Enrollment data shows that both graduates and undergraduates are enrolled at this institution, with only 10-24% of students enrolled in the graduate program.

School Information

General Information

Student Body SizeUndergraduate17,780
Student Age% Under 2559%
 % 25 and Over40%
 % Age Unknown0%
Attendance Type% Full-time61%
 % Part-time39%
Race/Ethnicity% White65.3%
 % Black18.8%
 % Asian2.6%
 % Latino2.3%
 % Native American0.7%
 % Race Unknown6.5%
 % International student4%
Student ServicesCareer CounselingYes
 Student Employment ServicesYes
 Graduate Placement ServicesYes
 Study AbroadYes
 Day CareYes
Religious AffiliationNO
Campus settingSuburb
Intitution typePublic
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Academic Information

Admissions Information

Open AdmissionNo
 % Admitted53%
 % Admitted Who Enrolled41%
Application RequirementsHigh School GPA
 High School TranscriptRequired
 High School RankingNeither required nor recommended
 College Prep CoursesRecommended
 Letter of RecommendationNeither required nor recommended
 Demonstration of CompetenciesNeither required nor recommended
 Admissions ExaminationRequired
 Test of English as a Foreign Language (International Students)Required
Standardized Tests% of Applicants Submitting SAT10%
 % of Applicants Submitting ACT94%
Admitted Student SAT Scores 25th Percentile75th Percentile
 SAT Critical Reading / 800580 / 800
 SAT Writing430 / 800560 / 800
 SAT Math450 / 800580 / 800
Admitted Student ACT Scores 25th Percentile75th Percentile
 ACT Composite18 / 3624 / 36
 ACT English17 / 3624
 ACT Writing / 12 / 12
 ACT Math17 / 3624 / 36

Tuition and Financial Aid

Tuition & FeesUndergraduate Application Fee$30
 Graduate Application Fee$35
 In-State Tuition & Fees$8,378
 Out-of-State Tuition & Fees$22,283
Financial Aid% Undergraduates with Financial Aid92%
 % Undergraduates with Loans70%
 % Undergraduates with Grants82%
 Average Undergraduate Financial Aid Award$ 0
Other CostsBooks and Supplies (Estimated)$900
 Typical On-Campus Room and Board Cost$8,020
 Off-Campus Room and Board Cost (Estimated)$6,880
 On-Campus Living Expenses (Estimated)$2,158
 Off-Campus Living Expenses (Estimated)$2,498
 Living with Family, Living Expenses (Estimated)$3,258

Neighborhood Data for the Ypsilanti Area

Median Age24.6
Median Household Income$33,699
Total Population19,880
Age/Gender % Men % Women
 Total49.0% 51.0%
 Age 0-949.6%50.4%
 Age 10-1737.7%62.3%
 Age 18-2447.9%52.1%
 Age 25-2955.5%44.5%
 Age 30-3956.2%43.8%
Race/Ethnicity% White63.8%
 % Black26.8%
 % Asian4.4%
 % Latino3.0%
 % Native American0.2%
 % Pacific Islander0.0%
 % Indian (South Asia)0.9%


On Campus Housing ProvidedYes
Meal Plan ProvidedYes, number of meals in the maximum meal plan offered
Typical On-Campus Room and Board Cost$8,020
Off-Campus Room and Board Cost (Estimated)$6,880
Median Rent (Rental Units of Any Size)$630
Rental Price Distribution StudioOne BedroomTwo Bedroom
 Under $50045.2%21.6%10.2%
 $500 to $74943.0%63.5%0.0%
 $750 to $9998.9%10.8%46.2%
 Over $10002.9%4.1%15.4%
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