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Document And Entity Information
9 Months Ended
Nov. 25, 2011
Dec. 28, 2011
Common Class A [Member]
Dec. 28, 2011
Common Class B [Member]
Document Type 10-Q    
Amendment Flag false    
Document Period End Date Nov. 25, 2011    
Document Fiscal Period Focus Q3    
Document Fiscal Year Focus 2012    
Entity Registrant Name STEELCASE INC    
Entity Central Index Key 0001050825    
Current Fiscal Year End Date --02-24    
Entity Filer Category Accelerated Filer    
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding   84,032,324 42,574,992