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Cleveland State Financial Aid

Number Received Financial Aid (All Undergraduate) 7,297
Percent Received Financial Aid(All Undergraduate) 63%
Average Aid Amount $7,473
Number Received Financial Aid (Freshmen) 1,732
Percent Received Financial Aid (Freshmen) 90%

Financial Aid Information at Cleveland State

For the academic year 2018-2019, a total of 7,297 students (63% of undergraduate students) received one or more financial aid including grants, scholarships, and/or student loans. The average financial aid amount is $7,473. For freshmen (Full-time, first-time degree-seeking undergraduate students), 1,732 students (90% of enrolled students) received financial aid.
The 2021 undergraduate tuition & fees at Cleveland State University is $11,185 for Ohio residents and $15,952 for out-of-state students, for reference.

All Undergraduate Students Financial Aid

For the academic year 2018-2019, a total of 7,297 students (63% of all students) have received grants or scholarships and the average received aid amount is $7,473. It includes federal, state, local, institutional, or other sources of grant aid. The following table describes the financial aid statistics by aid types at Cleveland State University for all undergraduate students.
Undergraduate Student Financial Aid at Cleveland State University
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Federal, state, local, institutional or other grant aid7,29763%$7,473
Pell Grants4,95443%$5,541
Federal Student Loans6,89459%$7,031

Beginning Students Financial Aid

a total of 1,732 beginning students (90% of all freshmen) have received any financial aid and 1,717 students (89% of all freshmen) awarded any student loans. The headcount includes the number of full-time, first-time degree-seeking beginning undergraduate students. The below table shows the number and amount by the source of financial aid at Cleveland State University.
Beginning Students (Freshmen) Financial Aid at Cleveland State University
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Student Financial Aid1,73290%-
Grants or Scholarship from All Sources1,50878%$8,432
Federal Grants88846%$6,653
Pell Grants88746%$6,462
Other Federal Grants18910%$931
State/Local Grants75439%$1,999
Institutional Grants1,03754%$5,111
Student Loans1,19862%$6,197
Federal Student Loans1,18562%$5,182
Other Student Loans1176%$10,974

Students Headcount by Living Status

For academic year 2018-2019, total 1,425 full-time beginning students have enrolled and attended Cleveland State University. Among them, 760 students have lived on campus and 173 students lived off campus (without family). Next table shows the students count by living status and years.
Student Headcount by Living Location/Setting at Cleveland State University
Living Status201620172018
Living On-Campus653633760
Living Off-Campus with Family423440455
Living Off-Campus without Family172174173

Grants and Scholarship Aid By Income Level (Paying In-State Tuition)

Next table shows number of students who paid the in-state or in-district tuition rate and were awarded any grant/scholarship by income level for academic year 2018-2019 . The sources of grants and scholarship aid are the federal government, state/local government, or the institution.
Grants of Scholarship Aid Statistics By Income Level at Cleveland State University
Income LevelNumber of StudentsNumber of Students AwardedTotal Amount Aid Awarded Average Amount Aid Awarded
All level1,3711,178$9,995,858$7,291
$0 - $30,000449448$5,102,670$11,365
$30,001 - $48,000207205$1,944,941$9,396
$48,001 - $75,000248226$1,474,626$5,946
$75,001 - $110,000224149$736,581$3,288
$110,001 or more243150$737,040$3,033