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Welcome to the family

Case Western Reserve University is excited to count you among the high-achieving students admitted to our community of bright and engaging undergraduates.


Ready to make it official? That's great!


The fastest (and easiest) way to accept your offer of admission and make your nonrefundable $500 tuition deposit is by logging in to your applicant portal. If this deposit presents an undue financial burden for your family, please contact the Office of Undergraduate Admission to determine if you qualify for a waiver.

Welcome to the nation's most culturally packed square mile

We can't wait to welcome you to Cleveland's University Circle. (You're going to LOVE it!)

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CWRU in numbers

of undergraduates participate in experiential learning.


of the Class of 2020 was working full-time, in graduate school or otherwise pursing their career goals within 6 months of graduation.


of CWRU undergraduates participate in research—often as early as their first year.




What’s the best thing about life at CWRU?

The chance to do research—starting in your first semester. The dedicated faculty who help you find your passion. The location, with more than 50 arts, cultural, medical and education institutions within 1 mile. And, of course, the friends you’ll make along the way.

But don’t take our word for it. See what our students have to say.

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Case Western Reserve University students graduate in high demand and ready to make an immediate impact in their fields. Meet a few of our smart graduates.

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Getting started at CWRU

Keep an eye on your email!

The Office of Orientation and New Student Transitions will soon begin communicating weekly to students enrolled for the fall 2024 semester via their personal and CWRU email addresses with details for choosing housing and dining, registering for classes, and other important tasks to get you up and running as a CWRU student. 

Discover Week 2024 will take place Aug. 18-25.

Parent and Family Orientation dates: Aug. 18-19.

Fall 2024 Move-in:

  • All new first-year and transfer students: Aug. 18
  • Students from outside the continental U.S.: Aug. 16
  • Envision Weekend participants: Aug. 16 

Classes begin Aug. 26.

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