About Cleveland State University (CSU)
Cleveland State University (CSU) was founded as a Fenn College, a private institution of 2300 students in 1923.
CSU also is part of the University System of Ohio by providing a contemporary and accessible education in the arts, sciences, humanities and professions, and by conducting research, scholarship, and creative activity across these branches of knowledge.
CSU is ranked second in the nation for Fulbright Scholars for the 2012-2013 academic year. The university was shared among eight universities, which each produced five Fulbright scholars. Cleveland State achieved the same ranking during the 2010-2011 academic year.