Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA)

WIOA or The Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) is a federal grant that covers training expenses for individuals who have been laid off or whose household income is at or below the federal poverty level.

Qualified and eligible students may receive up to 100% tuition assistance to pursue WIOA approved programs.

Cleveland State University is approved for WIOA funding for eligible Ohio residents.

Initial Eligibility Check:

  • Must be a resident of Ohio
  • Must be unemployed or underemployed
  • Or must be in a low income household

WIOA Approved Programs

To apply, simply connect with one of our enrollment advisors through the following channels:

Toll Free - +1 800 631 7393
(Mondays to Fridays 9:00 AM EST to 5:00 PM EST, except on holidays)
Call Cleveland State University
+12168759710
(Mondays to Fridays 9:00 AM EST to 5:00 PM EST, except on holidays)