Southeast Missouri State University

The University Foundation, since its inception in 1983, has furthered the causes and mission of Southeast Missouri State University. The Foundation obtains and manages resources that allow the University to enhance the quality and extend the range of services provided to its students and the region.

The Foundation recognizes special opportunities for the University, and undertakes and supports fundraising activities that provide resources to enable the University to capitalize on these opportunities. The Foundation recognizes donors and provides strength for the continually improving growth, visibility, and excellence of the University.

Comprehensive Campaign Announced

The Southeast Missouri University Foundation has announced a $40 million comprehensive campaign, the most ambitious fund-raising effort in the University’s history, to directly support current and future students.

The campaign, named “Honoring Tradition, Inspiring Success,” is focused on increasing scholarships and supporting programs and renovations that benefit students.

Read more about the announcement

Foundation News

  • Glenn and Lee Ann Campbell School of Visual and Performing Arts Scholarship Established

    CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo., Sept. 25, 2014 – The Glenn and Lee Ann Campbell School of Visual and Performing Arts Scholarship has been established through the Southeast Missouri University Foundation. Glenn and Lee Ann Campbell of Cape Girardeau made a $10,000 gift to establish the scholarship. Their gift will be matched with an additional $10,000 through […]
  • Presidential Search Firm to Conduct Open Forums

    CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo., Sept. 24, 2014 – The Southeast Missouri State University Board of Regents has secured Parker Executive Search, a leading global executive search firm, to assist with the presidential search.  Representatives from the firm will be in Cape Girardeau Oct. 1-3, 2014, to meet with Southeast faculty and staff, students, alumni and community […]
  • ‘Power of the Pink’ to Light Up Cape Girardeau

    Southeast Alumna Joins Pink Up, Dig for Life to Promote Breast Cancer Awareness CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo., Sept. 22, 2014 – Southeast Missouri State University alumna Sherri Cliffe of St. Louis, founder and owner of Cliffedge Marketing, is organizing “Power of the Pink,” a program created to raise awareness for breast cancer on Oct. 1 in […]
  • Southeast Celebrates Homecoming 2014 with ‘Paint the Town Red’ Theme

    CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo., Sept. 22, 2014 – Southeast Missouri State University will celebrate Homecoming 2014 Sept. 29-Oct. 4 with a full slate of activities as alumni, students and friends are invited to “paint the town red.” “Homecoming is a cornerstone event on the alumni calendar,” said Jay Wolz, director of Alumni Relations at Southeast. “Every […]

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