EMUAS is one of the larger University Air Squadrons with approximately 80 students and eight staff.
Around 35 students are recruited each year from the region's universities.
The Squadron's Flying Headquarters (FHQ) is at RAF College Cranwell, near Sleaford in Lincolnshire and the administrative staff are based at the Squadron's Town Headquarters (THQ), located near Nottingham’s University Park Campus.
The East Midlands Universities’ Air Squadron will be represented at the following University Freshers’ Fairs in 2017:
- Lincoln - Monday 18 September
- De Montfort - Monday 25 September
- Nottingham - Wednesday 27 and Thursday 28 September
- Nottingham Trent, City Campus - Thursday 28 September
- Leicester - Friday 29 September
- Loughborough - Saturday 30 September and Sunday 1 October
Initial interviews will take place at the Freshers Fair, applicants will be notified by email a few days later with the outcome and whether or not they have been successful in gaining a formal interview.
Formal interviews will take place:
- Lincoln University students at RAF Cranwell - 4 to 6 October
- All other university students at the Squadron's Town Headquarters (Beeston, Nottingham) - 9 to 13 October
Weekly training nights take place during term time at the Squadron's Town Headquarters (THQ) near Nottingham’s University Park Campus.