International Admissions

International Student Scholarships

honors college
Undergraduate Scholarships
Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel Honors College at Cleveland State University

Honors students at CSU enjoy an enriched curriculum, individualized attention from faculty and advisors, scholarship support, and a rich array of academic and extracurricular opportunities.

Students admitted to the program receive a scholarship that covers full tuition at the in-state tuition rate and other associated fees. Admission to the program is highly competitive and requires a separate application. Transfer students are also eligible to apply. For more information, deadlines, and application requirements please visit their website.

Student Athletes

Students interested in participating in Division 1 sports should contact the Athletic Department regarding scholarships and NCAA aid eligibility. Please contact the coaching staff directly for more information:


Other undergraduate scholarships may be available based on your academic major. Contact your academic department for scholarship availability and eligibility criteria.


Graduate Scholarships
Graduate Assistantships

Assistantships are highly competitive and are limited in number. Please check with your department directly for more information about applying for an assistantship. Graduate assistants may receive compensation in the form of a tuition scholarship and/or living stipend.

Teaching assistantships are provided to assist department in carrying out their undergraduate instructional programs. Teaching assistants aid faculty members in assembling classroom materials, leading discussion groups, supervising laboratory sessions, evaluating student performance, and carrying out other related instructional activities.

Research assistantships are provided to assist faculty and staff members in conducting research. Whenever possible, research assistants are assigned to individual as working in a variety of areas in order to extend the research experience and professional development of graduate students.


Other graduate scholarships may be available based on your academic program. Contact your academic department for scholarship availability and eligibility criteria.

Please note that we are a public university and we do not offer any federal financial aid to international students.


non-csu Scholarship Resources

International Student Loan

Funding for U.S. Study (IIE)


Study Abroad Loans

International Student

Denmark-America Foundation

American-Scandinavian Foundation

Japanese Association of University Women

Arab Student Aid International

Axol Science Scholarship

The TOEFL Program

International Student Voice

The Margaret McNamara Memorial Fund

OAS Scholarships

SEG Scholarships

Society of Women Engineers (SEG) Scholarships