Important Dates

Whether you’re applying to Cleveland State University or preparing for orientation, make sure you know the following important dates.

Fall 2020 Spring 2021 Summer 2021 Fall 2021
APPLICATION DEADLINE July 21, 2020 December 1, 2020 April 13, 2021 July 20, 2021
PAYMENT DEADLINE August 3, 2020 December 21, 2020 April 26, 2021 August 2, 2021
MOVE-IN DATE August 17, 2020 January 4, 2021 May 10, 2021 August 16, 2021
PROGRAM START DATE August 18, 2020 January 5, 2021 May 11, 2021 August 17, 2021
Fall 2020 Spring 2021 Summer 2021* Fall 2021
APPLICATION DEADLINE July 21, 2020 December 1, 2020 N/A July 20, 2021
PAYMENT DEADLINE August 3, 2020 December 21, 2020 N/A August 2, 2021
MOVE-IN DATE August 17, 2020 January 4, 2021 N/A August 16, 2021
PROGRAM START DATE August 18, 2020 January 5, 2021 N/A August 17, 2021

*Fall and spring intakes only

On Campus Fall 2020 Spring 2021 Summer 2021* Fall 2021
APPLICATION DEADLINE July 21, 2020 December 1, 2020 April 13, 2021 July 20, 2021
PAYMENT DEADLINE August 3, 2020 December 21, 2020 April 26, 2021 August 2, 2021
MOVE-IN DATE August 17, 2020 January 4, 2021 May 10, 2021 August 16, 2021
PROGRAM START DATE August 18, 2020 January 5, 2021 May 11, 2021 August 17, 2021

*Summer 2021 intake is available for Academic English, MCS, and MIS students only

Typical Costs

Costs outlined below are estimates and are subject to change. Tuition, housing, dining, and other fees vary by degree program, housing location, and preferences.

2021 Academic English
Tuition per semester $5,140

The costs listed below represent a typical two-semester program and are subject to change. Please visit our School at a Glance for detailed housing, dining, and tuition options.

2021 Undergraduate 
Tuition $16,765
Housing $8,000
Dining $3,500
Health Insurance $2,000
Typical Total Cost $30,265

The costs listed below represent a typical two-semester program and are subject to change. Please visit our School at a Glance for detailed housing, dining, and tuition options.

2021 Graduate 
Tuition $19,960
Housing $8,000
Dining $3,224
Health Insurance $2,000
Typical Total Cost $33,184