Welcome to Cleveland State University!

Selected as one of America's Best Colleges by U.S. News & World Report, Cleveland State University features a $500 million campus makeover, more than 200 majors, minors and programs, exciting downtown internships, NCAA Division I sports, 200+ student organization and clubs, and one of Ohio's lowest tuitions. These assets combine to create an unmatched engaged learning experience and an exceptional value.

CSU Fast Facts

  • Established 1964
  • Nickname: Vikings
  • Colors: green and white
  • More than 110,000 graduates
  • 17,400 current students
  • Student to faculty ratio: 17 to 1
  • 532 full-time professors – 92% hold the highest degree in their field
  • Athletics: NCAA Division I Horizon League - 16 varsity sports
  • More than 200 student organizations
  • $500 million campus makeover
  • 1,100+ students living on campus in residence halls
  • 1,000+ students living off campus in downtown Cleveland
  • New student housing, Student Center and Recreation Center
  • President Ronald M. Berkman