Graduate Application Instructions

Ready for an exciting and rewarding future at Cleveland State University? Before you begin your application, you will need the following documents:

  • Post-secondary (undergraduate) transcripts
  • Copies of your passport
  • English test scores*

*Acceptable English test scores include: TOEFL – iBT, IELTS, ITEP and PTE.

Please note you will not need all of these documents to complete the application. You will, however, need them at a later date.

Filling Out the Application

  1. Begin your application by clicking the button below. If needed, you can save your progress and resume at a later time.
  2. Once you submit your application, you will receive a confirmation email. A representative from CSU will contact you about next steps.
  3. If you have questions about the application process, please contact us.

*Students must have all required documents by the below deadlines, for academic acceptance and I-20 issuance.

Note: If you are working with an agent or educational counselor, please submit your application through them.

Application Deadlines

*Only an option for Intensive English Language Program (IELP) applicants.

Once you submit your application, a representative from Cleveland State University will be in touch to advise you on the next steps.

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