Police Department


Security Officers

Fingerprinting is done by the Cleveland State University Police Department Monday through Friday 9am - 5pm.

There is a $20.00 (for current CSU students) / $40.00 (for non-CSU students) fee per card for fingerprinting.

THE POLICE DEPARTMENT DOES NOT ACCEPT CASH!.  A check or money order payable to Cleveland State University may be accepted.  Alternatively, payment may be made online through Shopnet:  CSU Students and Non-CSU community members.

Bring the fingerprint cards provided to you by your college or employer. The Police Department does not provide fingerprint cards.

Print required information on fingerprint cards using black ink only.

Make sure that your hands are clean before requesting fingerprints. Do not use hand lotion before having your fingerprints taken.

Bring your valid driver's license or state identification card for positive identification.

The CSU Police Department does not have electronic fingerprinting capabilities.
Fingerprints can be done electronically by National Background Check, Inc. Call 1.877.932.2435 or visit www.ohiofingerprints.com.