My Southeast for High School Counselors

This site will allow you to see which students from your high school have applied to Southeast, check their decision status, see what materials are needed to complete their file, what materials have been received, their scholarship awards and campus visit appointments. It's simple, secure, and provides instant access to your students' information.

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Additional Tools

We realize how much work you do to prepare your students for college. Here are some tools to further assist you.

Attend a Special Event

Southeast hosts several special events for High School Counselors. For more information on an event, call (573) 651-2053 or email

Spring 2018 TBA: High School Counselors are invited to attend an Admission and Financial Aid Workshop at Southeast Missouri State University at the Catapult Creative House in Cape Girardeau, Mo. For more information, please contact Casey Palmer at (573) 651-2053 or email

Dates and Deadlines

May 1 Students can start applying to Southeast Missouri State University for fall 2017.
August Admission counselor phone calls and emails to schedule fall travel!
September 10 ACT test date (Registration deadline August 5, 2016)
October 1 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) is available online
October 15 Show Me Day
October 22 ACT test date (Registration deadline September 16, 2016)
October 29 Fall Southeast Multicultural Showcase
November 1 Recommended application deadline date for students wishing to meet the priority housing deadline.
November 12 Show Me Day
November 14 Show Me Day
December 1 Deadline for the Governor's, Regents', and President's scholarships. Application must be postmarked/submitted electronically by this date to be considered for these scholarships.
December 1 Recommended Housing Contract Completion Date
December 10 ACT test date (Registration deadline November 4, 2016) *This is the last ACT score we will consider for Governor's, Regents', and President's academic scholarships.
January Admission counselor phone calls and emails to schedule spring travel!
January 15 Recommended FAFSA completion date for students wishing to meet the February 1 financial aid priority processing deadline for Southeast.
February 1 Southeast priority processing deadline for FAFSA (Fall 2017)
February 11 ACT test date (Registration deadline January 13, 2017) *This is the last ACT score we will consider for all remaining academic scholarships.
February 18 Show Me Day
February 20 Show Me Day (President's Day)
March 1 Deadline for all remaining academic scholarships
March 1 Endowed and Sponsored Scholarship application deadline (Fall 2017)
March 25 Show Me Day
April 8 ACT test date (Registration deadline March 3, 2017)
May 1 Return academic scholarship award agreement and accept financial aid award offers
May 1 Last day to cancel housing and receive $125 deposit refund
June 10 ACT test date (Registration deadline May 5, 2017)
June Send final high school transcripts for students who have chosen to attend Southeast.
July 1 Fall 2017 application deadline for students required to live in on-campus housing. Applications will continue to be accepted past July 1 for commuter students.
August 21 Classes start for incoming freshmen fall 2017

Meeting Your High School's Admissions Counselor

We are here to help answer any questions you may have. To meet your high school's admissions counselor visit our Meet the Staff webpage.

Additional Web Resources

We have developed a list of web resources to help you assist your students in their college search.



Academic Hall 100D
Office of Admissions
One University Plaza, MS 3550
Cape Girardeau, Missouri 63701