2121 Euclid Avenue Cleveland, OH 44115 216-687-5411
About Cleveland State University
  • Year of Foundation 1964
  • Size of Campus 82 Acre
  • Type of Instituition Public institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Degrees Bachelor , Master, Post-Bachelor,Post-Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 9,558
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 55%, 45%, 2%
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $8,196 in-state, $11,026 out-of-state
  • Room and Board $10,250
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Less selective
  • Application Fee $30
  • Enrollment No. 9,805
Cleveland State University (also known as Cleveland State or CSU) is a public university located in downtown Cleveland, Ohio. It was established in 1964 when the state of Ohio assumed control of Fenn College, and it absorbed the Cleveland-Marshall College of Law in 1969. Today it is part of the University System of Ohio and has approximately 16,000 students and over 100,000 alumni. Its mission is to "encourage excellence, diversity, and engaged learning by providing a contemporary and accessible education in the arts, sciences, humanities and professions, and by conducting research, scholarship, and creative activity across these branches of knowledge.
Social Life And Activities
  • Setting Urban
  • Number of sororities 8
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) All Nations Christian Fellowship, Campus Bible Fellowship, Campus Crusade for Christ, Hillel, Hindu Student Association, Jehovah's Witnesses of CSU, Lutheran Campus Ministry, Muslim Student Association, Newman Catholic Stud
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 5%
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Association of Romanian Students, Black Student Union, Friends of India, Indonesian Student Association, Latinos Unidos, Le Club Francais
  • Alcohol Policies Yes
  • Number of frats 8
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, hazing prohibited
  • Number of frat chapter houses 0
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus N/A
  • Number of students in fraternities 8
  • Percent students who are frat members 5%
  • Number of honor societies Beta Alpha Psi, Chi Sigma Iota, Eta Kappa Nu, Golden Key, Phi Alpha, Psi Chi, Tau Beta Pi
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport Cleveland (15), Canton (35)
  • Distance to nearest train Cleveland (2)
  • Distance to nearest bus Greyhound Bus (1)
Student Housing
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 70%
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 100%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments N/A
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Number of students using college housing 5%
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples N/A
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 100%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 30%
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available Yes
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 1
Campus Services
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, military, personal, veteran student, academic, older student, psychological, birth control
  • Museums The Bert L. and Iris S. Wolstein Convocation Center
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math, writing, study skills
  • Number Of Subscriptions 4,269
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Computer Courses Yes
  • Library Facilities Cleveland Press Collection, Cleveland Union Terminal Collection, Wilbur J. & Sara Ruth Watson Bridge Book Collection, Sacred Landmarks Initiative Collection, Marquis de Lafayette Microfilm Collection.
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page No
  • Number Of Microforms 724,365
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 4,542
  • Student Computer Availability No
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in some of the libraries (excluding computer labs), in all the libraries, in some classrooms, in all classrooms, in computer labs, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas, in some of the college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing, in all colle
  • Number of e-books 34,263
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 2,125
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 16,000
  • Number Of Books in Library 1,011,471
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, women's center, placement service, health service, health insurance
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 2,125
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 140,909
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, student patrols, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 420
Student Employment and Career
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 6,720
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (Kent State University)
  • Career placment and training co-op education, on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 8%
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (John Carroll University)
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
  • Student Employment Fedral Work Study Program Available
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (Kent State University)
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Employed Students after 6 Months N/A
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland Municipal School District, Cuyahoga County, First Energy, Key Bank
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
  • Specific Locations/Universities Metropolis