Cleveland State University (CSU)

2121 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44115

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Cleveland State University

Cleveland State University Student Essentials

Cleveland State University Student Essentials
Region: Midwest
Setting: Large City Setting
Type: Public
Affiliation: Not applicable
Size: Very Large (+10,000 Undergrad)
Mascot: Vikings
Nickname: CSU
Website: www.csuohio.edu
On-Campus Housing Available: Yes
Selectivity: Selective
In-State Tuition: $ 9,314
Out-of-State Tuition: $ 12,436
Retention Rate: 65%
Enrollment: 20,983
Year Established: 1964

About CSU

Cleveland State University in Cleveland, Ohio, provides diverse academic and professional opportunities and one of the most enticing scholarship programs a school could offer.

More than 200 academic programs exist at Cleveland State and include the liberal arts, sciences, humanities and professional fields. Cleveland State is home to the Marshall College of Law and also has numerous pre-professional programs primarily designed for those who wish to go into medical fields after graduating.

Students at Cleveland State may also benefit from the school’s professional opportunities and urban location by applying for a local internship related to their major.

Cleveland State’s more than 200 student clubs and organizations also span the complete range of creative, cultural, religious, recreational and other types of activities.

Cleveland State students usually don’t need to worry about money either. First of all, Cleveland State has one of the most affordable tuition rates in Ohio. Also, eligible entering freshmen that excelled in high school and on the SAT will automatically receive a scholarship that covers a substantial part of their tuition.

Other sources of financial aid may be applied for as well, including federal grants and loans as well as Cleveland State University grants.

General undergraduate admissions requirements include a minimum grade point average of 2.3. Individual departments, such as the Engineering Division, the Education and Human Services Division and the Music Department have additional requirements.

Those applying for Music, for example, will need to audition while those in Engineering are required to have a higher grade point average than those in other departments.

CSU Map & Location

Cleveland State University
2121 Euclid Avenue
Cleveland, OH 44115


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Getting Around CSU

Walkability

Excellent walkability. You do not need a car for this area.

9/10
walk

Transit

Good transit. This area has adequate public transportation.

8/10
rail

Weather

Seasonal average temperatures for Cleveland, OH

Winter
Dec
38
26
Jan
34
22
Feb
38
24
Spring
Mar
47
30
Apr
59
40
May
70
50
Summer
Jun
79
60
Jul
83
64
Aug
81
63
Fall
Sep
74
56
Oct
62
45
Nov
51
37

CSU Students

Full-Time Undergrad Students 13,983
Freshman Class 2,215
Total Students (Undergrads & Graduate Students) 20,983

Ethnic Diversity:

  • Latino: 4%
  • African American: 21%
  • Caucasian: 64%
  • Asian: 3%
  • Unknown and Other: 8%
Latino 4%
African American 21%
Caucasian 64%
Asian 3%
Unknown and Other 8%

Undergraduate 67%
Graduate 33%
Full-Time 69%
Part-Time 31%
Women 56%
Men 44%
International 4%
Domestic 96%

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