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Southeast Missouri State University

Southeast hosts several events on and off the Southeast campus each year. We invite you to join us for an upcoming event as your schedule permits.

Show Me Day

At Southeast, we know you lead a busy life throughout the week. That is why we have one of the premier Saturday visit programs in the midwest: Show Me Day. Offered on a number of Saturdays throughout the year and on Presidents' Day, Show Me Day gives you and your family the opportunity to tour our campus, eat in our dining facilities, meet with students, see the residence halls and talk to professors. You can register by contacting the Office of Admissions at (573) 651-2590 or by clicking the Register button to register for a Show Me Day.

Show Me Day Schedule 2014 - 2015

  • Saturday, March 28, 2015

All Show Me Days begin at 10 a.m. at the Show Me Center.


Plan for College Dinner

Tuesday, February 24, 2015
5:30-7:30 p.m.
Atrium in Dempster Hall


The Plan for College Dinner will allow you to learn how to prepare to be a student at Southeast. We will cover all our scholarship opportunities and give you an admissions timeline and some financial aid basics. You'll also get to hear from current students about their experiences as a Redhawk! Register by clicking the GREEN register button above or call 573-651-2590.

Regional Campus Open Houses

Explore what a Southeast regional campus offers you! Learn about degrees offered, financial aid, A+ scholarships, and the enrollment process. Refreshments will be provided. You can register by contacting the Office of Admissions at (573) 651-2590 or by clicking the Register button.

Monday, Feb. 23, 2015 – Malden
Wednesday, Feb. 25, 2015 – Sikeston
Thursday, Feb. 26, 2015 – Kennett
All Open Houses will be held from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.


Department of Music - A Whole New World Of Music

Monday, February 16, 2015
8:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Are you interested in vocal or instrumental music? At the Department of Music - A Whole New World of Music (prospective music major day), you will learn about our academic programs, meet with students and faculty, tour the River Campus, and audition for admission and scholarships. Students can attend all of the day's events or just a few. To attend, please register online at semo.edu/music/musicmajorday or contact Beverly Delph by email at bdelph@semo.edu or by phone at (573) 651-2141.

College of Education Open House

Monday, February 16, 2015
1:00 - 3:00 p.m.

Visit Scully, home of the College of Education, for an Open House and light refreshments. You'll be able to tour the building, see lab space, learn about their use of technology and meet with faculty and current students.

For questions or more information, contact the College of Education at coe@semo.edu or (573) 651-2123.

Camp Redhawk

June 7-10
June 14-17
June 21-24
July 12-15
July 19-22
July 26-29

CampRedhawk is a summer leadership camp designed for new students preparing to enter their first semester at Southeast Missouri State University. It will offer an introduction to campus life and traditions, immerse you in school spirit, and introduce you to other new Redhawks. You will become more familiar with campus and the community where you will spend the next four years.

Registration will begin soon.

For more information please visit http://www.semo.edu/nsp/campredhawk.html or contact New Student Programs at (573) 651-5166 or newstudentprogs@semo.edu.

Southeast's Multicultural Showcase

2015 Date - TBA

Southeast Showcase is a multicultural recruitment program for students and their families. If you are within our service region, we provide you with transportation from designated locations to and from Cape Girardeau for the event. During Southeast Showcase, you will tour campus with a current Southeast student, eat in the campus dining halls, and learn more about living on campus and becoming an involved student.

For more information, contact (573) 651-2539 or specialevents@semo.edu.

Dance Day

2015 Date - TBA

Prospective Southeast Missouri State University students interested in majoring in dance are invited to attend Dance Day 2014 in the Earl and Margie Holland School of Visual and Performing Arts at Southeast's River Campus. The Department of Theatre and Dance will host the event.

The event will begin at 10 a.m. at the River Campus and students will have the opportunity to participate in four free master dance classes, tour the River Campus facility and speak with faculty and current students. Participants also will receive free tickets to the evening performance of Fall for Dance 2014 at 7:30 p.m. The event is free and open to any students in grades 9-12.

For registration and more information, contact Hilary Peterson, instructor of dance, at hpeterson@semo.edu or (573) 986-7492.

Donald L. Harrison College of Business Open House & Luncheon

2015 Date - TBA

Students and their families are invited to attend Southeast's second annual Donald L. Harrison College of Business Luncheon. Prospective business students are invited to learn about Southeast's scholarship opportunities, study abroad programs, entrepreneurship and internship opportunities. Presentations on Social Media and Business, Student Engagement and Internships and Preparing for a Career in the Business World will also be offered by business faculty, students, alumni and staff. Please RSVP by TBA.

If you have any questions about the event, contact George Gasser, Admission Counselor, at (573) 275-4375 or gmgasser@semo.edu.