The CSU Viking Welcome Page

Online Portals

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As a Cleveland State applicant, you’ll use the CSU Applicant Status Portal to track updates to your application and take important next steps to becoming a Viking.

  • Track your application status and application materials
  • View admission decisions
  • Accept your offer of Admission
  • Pay the $120 enrollment fee to save your spot at CSU
  • Sign up for Orientation
  • And more!


After you enroll, you’ll switch from using the applicant portal to CampusNet, a secure website with access to your personal CSU account information and more.

  • Access Degree Audit
  • Add/drop/search for classes
  • View and print class schedules
  • Set up a budget payment plan
  • View grades
  • View your student records
  • View/order transcripts
  • Change your CampusNet password
  • Pay your bill using an electronic check or credit card
  • View financial aid award information
  • Purchase health insurance
  • Use the Ask@Question link located on the transcript page to communicate securely with Enrollment Services

Log on to CampusNet:

Action Item iconLog in with your 7-digit CSU ID. If you don’t know your CSU ID or haven’t received your password, contact IS&T at 216.687.5050.



myCSU is CSU’s internal dashboard with quick links to everything you need!  Access CampusNet, email, Blackboard and everything in between! A great tool to bookmark and reference often.

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All students receive a CSU email account once they officially enroll. Your CSU email account will be the primary tool for important university and instructor messages. Students are expected to check their CSU email accounts on a daily basis!

Action Item iconFind your email address on CampusNet under the “Email” tab.


Action Item iconAccess your CSU email with myCSU. From the homepage, click on “Check My Email” and then click the Engage 365 icon. Your login is your 7-digit CSU ID number followed by (For example: Your password will be the same as your CampusNet password.

For password issues, try the "Forgot Password" option or call IS&T at 216-687-5050.

Lightbulb-TipTIP: Too many email accounts? Forward your CSU email account to a personal account on CampusNet so you don’t miss a thing!



CSU’s events hub! Explore and find upcoming events from your favorite student organizations, including clubs, societies and Greek life. Coming soon: ALL CSU academic events – guest lectures, workshops, discussion panels, competitions and more!

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Blackboard Learn is CSU’s Learning Management System (LSM), an app used for the development and delivery of online course materials and fully online courses. Student access is automatic, and professors will keep you looped in on posted coursework. User trainings are available!

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