Who We Are, What We Do


Who we are, what we do

The CSU Alumni Association Offices are Located in Historic Mather Mansion

When on campus, stop by the new Alumni Lounge located on the second floor of Mather Mansion. The lounge is a space for you to relax, grab a cup of coffee, check your email, and meet with faculty, alumni, staff and board members.

Activate Your Alumni Membership

The CSU Alumni Association advances Cleveland State students, graduates, the University and the Northeast Ohio region through engaging programming, volunteerism, networking, outreach and advocacy. The Association is led by dedicated and diverse volunteers who serve on the Alumni Board and professionals who staff the Alumni Affairs Office.

Membership in the CSU Alumni Association is FREE but must be activated for you to access campus resources such as the CSU Library and Recreation Center, and discounts galore through alumni partners ranging from Liberty Mutual to Playhouse Square to Cedar Point! Activate your membership and get your membership card here.

It’s easy to become engaged as an alum. Attend an event. Refer a potential student. Volunteer to serve. Read and pass along Alumni Association communications. Wear CSU gear. Attend a chapter event – or start a chapter. Make a gift to an area of the University you’re passionate about. Speak proudly and loudly about your alma mater.

Our Mission
The Cleveland State University Alumni Association advances the mission and vision of the University by creating strategic opportunities that engage students, graduates and the community in networking, volunteer service, outreach and dynamic programming.

Our Vision
Our vision is to be the premier metropolitan university alumni association in the United States.

Our Awards
The CSU Alumni Association came home from the CASE District V convention this winter with three awards in recognition of our efforts to engage alumni in meaningful ways. CASE is the nonprofit Council for Advancement and Support of Education, a national professional association dedicated to helping its members build stronger relationships with their alumni and donors, raise funds for campus projects, produce recruitment materials, market their institutions to prospective students, diversify the profession, and foster public support of education. Read about our awards here …and feel the Viking pride!