Miscellaneous Benefits


The University Bookstore offers EMU employees a 10 percent discount on most items. Discounts are available to EMU employees who purchase any regularly priced meal in the cafeteria.


Administrative and staff employees are entitled to a daily 10 to 15 minute break. This is an optional benefit; working during this time does not shorten the workday.

Fitness Center

The fitness center is available for all employees, spouses, and dependents.  The faculty/staff ID is valid for entrance to the fitness center. There is an annual fee for spouse and dependent (per person) for the use of the fitness center. Employees will not be charged a fee for the use of the fitness center; however, employees will be taxed for the benefit for any month their badge is swiped. A membership enrollment must be completed with the fitness center.