Financial Aid Office

Financial Aid Forms

The FAFSA and Renewal FAFSA are available to be completed online at You will need your FSA ID to complete the FAFSA online. If you need a paper FAFSA mailed to you, you may request one by calling 800.433.3243.

Download (Adobe Acrobat Reader required unless noted otherwise), print, complete and sign the appropriate forms listed below and mail to the following address:

Financial Aid Office
Cleveland State University
2121 Euclid Avenue, UN 440
Cleveland, Ohio 44115-2214

The 2018-2019 AID YEAR (fall 2018, spring 2019, summer 2019) financial aid verification forms

The 2019-2020 AID YEAR (fall 2019, spring 2020, summer 2020) financial aid verification forms


Complete your PLUS Application entirely online at!  Parent Borrowers or Graduate/Professional Students will be able to request a PLUS Loan and receive an immediate credit decision.  For 2018-2019, the online application will be available beginning May 1, 2018. 


Satisfactory Academic Progress

PDF iconMax Time Frame Academic Plan


Having Trouble Completing the SAP Petition Online?

Make sure you are using an updated web-browser or change to a different browser.  For the best experience with these forms, one of the following browsers is recommended:

  • Microsoft Internet Explorer 11
  • Microsoft Edge (EdgeHTML 13 and greater)
  • Google Chrome 10 and greater
  • Mozilla Firefox 17 and greater
  • Apple Safari 5.1 and greater

Still having problems?  As an alternative to the online petition, click the link below to print the paper-version.

PDF iconSAP Printable Petition


Unofficial Withdrawals

PDF iconAttendance Verification Form


Continuing Student Scholarship Application