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CSU Receives $750,000 from PNC to Advance Student Success

Posted August 17, 2017 in Press Releases

PNC has awarded Cleveland State University a $750,000 gift to further enhance its award-winning student success initiatives that are designed to improve retention and graduation rates. The funds will be used to create the PNC Mentoring Program and the PNC Scholars Fund. The Program will provide peer mentors to assist incoming freshmen in acclimating to college life. The Fund will offer needed financial assistance to upper level undergraduate students who have maxed out of financial aid. “We have uncovered multiple tipping points in a college student’s path to graduation, with two of the most important being their first year of school... read more

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