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Eastern Michigan University

Eastern Michigan University is a public D1 university located in Ypsilanti, Michigan. The tuition to attend is $13,758 and is the same for both in state and out of state students The average net cost to attend Eastern Michigan University is $15,924 and 74% of students get in. There are roughly 18,543 students that attend Eastern Michigan University.

More information on Eastern Michigan University can be found by going to their academics page or their admissions page.

You can contact the Men's Wrestling Head Coach David Bolyard at 734.487.0395 [email protected] or by filling out the recruitment questionnaire.

Eastern Michigan University (EMU, EMich, Eastern Michigan or simply Eastern), is a public research university in Ypsilanti, Michigan. Founded in 1849 as the Michigan State Normal School, it was the fourth normal school (teachers' college) established in the United States and the first American normal school founded outside New England. In 1899, the Michigan State Normal School became the first normal school in the nation to offer a four-year curriculum and gained the name Michigan State Normal College. In 1959, the college became a university and gained its current name of Eastern Michigan University. EMU is one of the eight research universities in the state of Michigan and is classified among "R2: Doctoral Universities – High research activity". It is governed by an eight-member board of regents whose members are appointed by the governor of Michigan and confirmed by the Michigan Senate for eight-year terms. The university comprises eight colleges and schools: College of Arts and Sciences, College of Business, College of Education, College of Health and Human Services, GameAbove College of Engineering and Technology, School of Music & Dance, the Honors College, and the Graduate School. The university is composed of an academic and athletic campus spread across 800 acres (3.2 km2), with over 120 buildings. EMU's total enrollment is currently over 13,000 students. In the fall of 1990, total enrollment was 25,954 students. For the last ten years, EMU has experienced a steady yearly decrease in total fall enrollment. In 1991, Eastern Michigan Athletics started competing as the "Eagles" and the school mascot, Swoop, was officially adopted by the university three years later in 1994. The Eastern Michigan Eagles compete in the NCAA Division I Mid-American Conference. EMU Athletics utilizes Rynearson Stadium for its football games, Oestrike Stadium for its baseball games, and the multipurpose George Gervin GameAbove Center (formerly the EMU Convocation Center) for its basketball games.