Campus Life @ CSU Rocks

Selected as one of America's Best Colleges by U.S. News & World Report, Cleveland State University features a $500 million campus makeover, competitive scholarships, state-of-the-art Residence Halls, nearly 200 academic programs, NCAA Division I sports, 200+ student clubs, an urban setting right in downtown Cleveland and one of Ohio's lowest tuition rates. These assets combine to create an unmatched engaged learning experience and an exceptional value.

The best way to engage Cleveland State is to schedule a visit. You'll get to experience an informational presentation in our Welcome Center, receive a student-led campus tour, speak with an admission counselor, learn about financial aid and more.


All-in-1 desk

The All-in-1 office assists students with any and all enrollment services matters and empowers them to manage their academic lives. →

Student Center

Student Center exterior

This 138,000 square-foot living room for students is a hub of activity on campus that is home to a bookstore, student club offices, a game room, computer lab, six eateries, a ballroom and more! →

Student Groups

Inside the Student Center

There are more than 200 student clubs to become a part of at CSU – and if you can't find one you like, we'll help you start your own! →

Residence Halls

Euclid Commons exterior

According to a recent survey, the new CSU residence halls were named one of the top ten best college dorms in the country in student satisfaction. Rooms feature private bedrooms and bathrooms and more! →

Recreation Center

CSU Recreation Center interior

Admission to CSU's state-of-the-art Recreation Center is FREE for enrolled students. →

Arts Campus

The CSU Arts Campus at PlayhouseSquare

The CSU Arts Campus resides in PlayhouseSquare – the second largest performing arts district in the country. →

Wolstein Center

The Wolstein Center

Home to CSU Vikings basketball and hosts major national concerts and events. →

Campus Dining

The Viking Marketplace inside the CSU Student Center

Quiznos, Bar Uno, Chop'd & Wrap'd, Elements Bistro and Viking Marketplace are just a few of more than 10 tasty dining options across campus. →

Student Safety

CSU's Campus Police Department

Nothing is more important to CSU than the safety of its students. CSU has its own police force that patrols campus on foot, by bicycle and by car 24 hours a day, seven days a week. →

Greek Life

Greek Life at CSU

CSU is home to nine nationally recognized fraternities and six sororities, as well as local fraternities and sororities. →


CSU's Veteran Student Success Program

The Veteran Student Success Program at CSU features special services, specifically for veterans, that ease the transition from military to college life. →


CSU is committed to creating a greener learning experience

CSU's commitment to sustainability is underscored by 22 acres of urban green space, five new LEED-certified buildings, recycling programs, food composting, energy research and green academic majors. →