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Cleveland State University

Our urban campus is home to Cleveland State University’s engaged learning approach, where students and ideas connect in the classroom, the real world, and beyond. With nearly 14,000 students, 175+ academic programs, and the largest footprint in downtown Cleveland, CSU is dedicated to helping you succeed as a student while preparing for life after graduation. Start your journey here.



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Why you should attend?

CSU understands the unique challenges and value that veterans bring to our campus and community. CSU is proud of our military/veteran tradition, including many faculty and staff with military experience. Our goal at the Veteran & Military Success Center is to help ALL military-connected students access the tools and resources available to promote successful graduation and career transition at Cleveland State University and beyond. With a 4,000 sq. ft. facility, the VMSC provides a unique space to hang out, study, and connect with various on and off-campus partners.