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Eastern Michigan University

Breakdown of “Surrounding City” at EMU

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By Major
Aerospace EngineeringF
Art & Design DepartmentD+
Business - Management and AdministrationC
Computer EngineeringC
Computer ScienceD+
Design Arts - Industrial Design/Graphic Design/etcF
Engineering DepartmentC
Fine Arts - Painting/Sculpture/Photography/etcC
Geography and GeosciencesB+
History/Histories (art history/etc.)F
Industrial Operations EngineeringD
Physical Therapy/Exercise ScienceF
Political ScienceC+
PreLaw and LegalB
PreMed and MedicalF
School of InformationF
Social WorkB-

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Surrounding City

... In the City overal there is NOTHING to do not to add that the school does ot hold very dependable events ...Read full comment
... Or go to the much more exciting city of Ann Arbor ...Read full comment
... The only negative about Eastern is the city of Ypsilanti ...Read full comment
... But they're doing alright now, well anyways this place is pretty legit, Well there's things to do in Ypsilanti but the city itself is pretty dang...Read full comment
... Ypsilanti the surrounding city is dangerous and boring the social life sucks people stay in their own groups and clicks and keep to themselves ot...Read full comment
... As far as Ypsilanti goes it's not the nicest city to be in ...Read full comment
... The city of Ypsilanti might not be the best city for a thriving university like Eastern ...Read full comment
... The sorrounding city is not the best but has been continously improving over the past 4 years ...Read full comment
... ) Part of its bad reputation comes from the city it's located in, but also because it is so non-competitive ...Read full comment
... Ypsilanti isn't the safest city, but that should take away from the educational experience of EMU ...Read full comment
... Meanness With a student population of 18,000, Eastern Michigan University is situated in the southeast part of Michigan in the city of Ypsilanti ...Read full comment
... Ypsilanti is not the greatest city and being so close to Ann Arbor and u of m kinda kills some of the school spirit ...Read full comment
... The city of ypsilanti is a ghetto ...Read full comment
... The school itself is very clean but the city of Ypsilanti has some problems ...Read full comment
... Some negative things: There is crime in Ypsilanti, but if you've ever lived in a city before it's really not that bad ...Read full comment
... The city of ypsilanti is a ghetto ...Read full comment
... The surrounding city of Ypsilanti is horrible, not a safe place to be at night unless your close to campus, with a group of people, or not a pret...Read full comment
... Ypsilanti is a mediocre city - There are quite a few great restaurants (if you're ever in the area, check out Aubree's and Tower Inn), but other ...Read full comment
... But this is beacsue ypsilanti is an actual city, not a upper middle class suburb these people are used to ...Read full comment
... Meanness With a student population of 18,000, Eastern Michigan University is situated in the southeast part of Michigan in the city of ...Read full comment
... I met plenty of people(atleast 50) who are doing many things since we graduated from Chemist at Pfizer to people running for city council ...Read full comment
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