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College of Business Calendar of Events

What follows is a list of events hosted by or sponsored by the Monte Ahuja College of Business, significant holidays and important dates by semester. To see what is happening University-wide, please see the University calendar here.

Monte Ahuja College of Business BuildingPlease note that not all College of Business events appear on the University calendar.


June:

Thursday, June 30th: Marketing 101 – The 4 Keys to Marketing Your Small Business. Free. Online workshop. 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM. Learn more and RSVP here.


July:

Friday, July 1st: Last Day of Classes (Summer First Six Week Session)

Saturday, July 2nd: Second Six Week Summer Session Begins

Monday, July 4th: Independence Day (University Holiday) – Cleveland State University is closed.

Saturday, July 9th: Experience the CSU Executive MBA at our lunch and learn. RSVP here.

Wednesday, July 13th: Prospective MBA students! Join us for a short information sesssion at the Monte Ahuja College of Business and then a Night at Progressive Field where we'll cheer on the Guardians during their game against the Chicago White Sox. Get the details and RSVP here.

Thursday, July 14th: Startup Essentials with our Small Business Development Center is ideal for individuals thinking about starting a business, entrepreneurs and small businesses looking to scale and learn about resources. 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM. Learn more and register here.

Friday, July 15th: Last Day of classes for the Eight Week Summer Session.

Friday, July 15th: Deadline to apply to attend the Ohio Society of CPAs 2022 Women, Wealth & Wellness Conference for free! Learn more and apply here.

Saturday, July 16th: Experience the CSU Executive MBA at our lunch and learn. RSVP here.

Saturday, July 23rd: Experience the CSU Executive MBA at our lunch and learn. RSVP here.

Thursday, July 28th: Startup Essentials with our Small Business Development Center is ideal for individuals thinking about starting a business, entrepreneurs and small businesses looking to scale and learn about resources. 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM. Learn more and register here.

Thursday, June 28th: Marketing 101 – The 4 Keys to Marketing Your Small Business. Free. Online workshop. 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM. Learn more and RSVP here.

Friday, July 29th: Last Day of classes for the Ten Week Summer Session.


August 2022:

Friday, August 12th: Last Day of classes for the second Six Week Summer Session and Twelve Week Session.

Monday, August 15th: Deadline to apply to study abroad in Ecuador and the Galapagos. Learn more and apply here.

Monday, August 15th: Deadline to apply to the Future Trade Leaders Fellowship (FTLF) for women interested in international trade. Learn more and apply here.

Tuesday, August 16th: Sales Tax for Small Businesses with our Small Business Development Center. is ideal for individuals thinking about starting a business, entrepreneurs and small businesses looking to scale and learn about resources. 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM. Learn more and register here.

Thursday, August 18th: Save the date for Executive MBA Alumni Night! More information to come.

Thursday, August 25th: Startup Essentials with our Small Business Development Center. Learn how to obtain a vendor's license in Ohio and the requirements and process to file timely sales tax returns. 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM. Learn more and register here.

Monday, August 29th: First Day of the Fall 2022 Semester

Wednesday, August 31st: Deadline for employers to receive Early Bird pricing to attend Meet The Accountants Night on Wednesday, September 14th from 5:00 PM to 8:30 PM. Employers should learn more and register here.


September 2022:

Friday, September 2nd: Last day to drop a class for the Fall 2022 Semester with a full refund.

Monday, September 5th: Labor Day  (University Holiday) – Cleveland State University is closed.

Wednesday, September 7th: Deadline for employers to register to attend Meet The Accountants Night on Wednesday, September 14th from 5:00 PM to 8:30 PM. Employers should learn more and register here.

Friday, September 9th: First Day of the Every Film Is A Startup program for Fall 2022! Learn more about this unique opportunity to partner with Film majors and other students across the university to produce actual documentaries. See the full schedule and register here.

Tuesday, September 13th: Real Estate & Property Management Information Session 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM in the NRP & Millennia Property Management Center (BU 220). Learn from professionals within the industry about one of the latest majors that we offer (Property Management), what internships and career positions are available in this growing field and possibly land one yourself. Learn more and here.

Tuesday, September 13th: The Weston Ideation Lab Side Hustle 101 Series kicks off with MBA alumna, serial entrepreneur and author Alysha Ellis. Held from 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM in the lab (BU 308) learn more and RSVP here.

Wednesday, September 14th: Meet The Accountants Night. 5:00 PM to 8:30 PM. Employers should register by Wednesday, September 7th here. Information for students to come soon!

Thursday, September 15th: Calling all Cleveland State athletes! The first session of Every Athlete Is A Startup is Thursday, September 15th from 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM in the Weston Ideation Lab (BU 308). Learn and apply personal branding, entrepreneurship skills, identify potential revenue streams and more to help your overall “marketability” under the new NCAA rules. Learn more and register here.

Tuesday, September 20th: NRP & Millennia Property Management Center dedication. Details to be announced soon.

Tuesday, September 27th: The Weston Ideation Lab Side Hustle 101 Series will feature Ryan Goldstein. Held from 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM in the lab (BU 308) learn more here. RSVP link to open soon!


October 2022:

Tuesday, October 11th: Indigenous Peoples’ Day/Columbus Day Observed. (No classes. University offices are open.)

Friday, October 14th and Saturday, October 15th: Ohio Collegiate Sales Competition. Details to be announced soon.

Sunday, October 16th: Deadline to apply for the Ohio Export Internship Program. Learn more here.

Tuesday, October 25th: The Weston Ideation Lab Side Hustle 101 Series will feature alumna and entrepreneur Imani Stephens. Held from 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM in the lab (BU 308) learn more here. RSVP link to open soon!

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November 2022:

Tuesday, November 8th: The Weston Ideation Lab Side Hustle 101 Series will feature alumnus and entrepreneur Farbod Rohani. Held from 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM in the lab (BU 308) learn more here. RSVP link to open soon!

Friday, November 11th: Veterans Day (University Holiday) – Cleveland State University is closed.

Thursday, November 17th through Saturday, November 19th: Startup Vikes - Immerse yourself in the world of an entrepreneur for 72 hours! Cleveland State's business idea competition will kick-off on Thursday night with workshops and activities on Friday and the final judging on Saturday. Learn more and register here.

Thursday, November 24th through Sunday, November 27th: Thanksgiving Recess – Cleveland State University is closed.

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December 2022:

Friday, December 9th: Last Day of Classes of the Fall 2022 Semester

Monday, December 12th through Saturday, December 17th: Finals Week.

Sunday, December 18th: Fall 2022 Commencement

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Spring 2023 Semester:

Saturday, January 14th: Spring 2023 Semester begins.

Monday, January 16th: Marting Luther King Jr. Day - University Holiday. No classes and university offices are closed.

Tuesday, January 17th: First weekday of class for the Spring 2023 Semester.

Monday, February 20th: President's Day - University Holiday. No classes and university offices are closed.

Sunday, March 12th through Sunday, March 19th: Spring Recess

Friday, May 5th: Last day of classes for the Spring 2023 Semester

Saturday, May 6th through Friday, March 12th: Finals Week

Saturday, May 13th: Commencement


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