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.

Southeast Missouri University Foundation Campaign Nets $49.2 Million

Foundation News

  • Southeast Alumnus Serves as U.S. English Language Fellow in Mongolia

    Southeast Missouri State University alumnus Jeff Arrigo has traveled the world to teach English, share his English-teaching skills and experience new cultures. Currently, he’s completing a 10-month assignment in Mongolia as an English Language Fellow (ELF) for the U.S. Department of State. In his travels, Arrigo, a 2011 Southeast graduate with a Master of Arts […]
  • Southeast Grad Cultivating Plant Biology Skills at Monsanto

    Southeast Missouri State University alumnus Cody Wilson continues to grow his knowledge as a greenhouse technician with the Biotechnology Controlled Environment team at Monsanto. Whether it’s planting, transplanting, monitoring or maintaining moisture and environmental controls, Wilson says he is building on his knowledge he gained and his experience in renovating the biology greenhouses at Southeast. […]
  • Southeast Alumnus Awarded Sloan Fellowship for STEM Achievements

    Dr. Tim Wencewicz spent much of his childhood studying in a faculty office at Southeast Missouri State University. The son of Thomas Wencewicz, Southeast assistant professor emeritus of mathematics, his family inspired his love of learning. Supportive instructors, classmates and students encouraged him to pursue a career in science and research. As a result of […]
  • Klocke Named Member of Southeast Board of Regents

    Tina Klocke of South St. Louis County, Missouri, chief financial officer and chief operations officer for the Clark-Fox Family Foundation, has been appointed by Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens and confirmed by the Missouri Senate to serve as a member of the Southeast Missouri State University Board of Regents. Klocke’s term will run for a period […]


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