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

  • River Campus Announces 2016-2017 Lineup; Launches 10th Season

    Southeast Missouri State University’s River Campus will celebrate its 10th season in 2016-2017 with another stellar lineup of productions, exhibits and shows sure to inspire. Nearly 285,000 patrons have attended almost 500 performances at the River Campus over the past nine seasons. As it nears completion of its first decade, the River Campus will rediscover […]
  • First Two Greek Village Houses Near Completion for Fall Semester

    Phase One of the Greek Village Housing project at Southeast Missouri State University is nearing completion and on schedule to open for the start of the fall 2016 semester in August. Phase One includes two newly constructed houses on the north end of the campus, north of the Show Me Center, bordered by North Sprigg […]
  • Barke Named Southeast Director of Athletics

    Brady Barke, who has been serving as the Interim Director of Athletics since July, 2015, was named to the permanent position of Director of Athletics at Southeast Missouri State University today in a news conference in Academic Hall. Barke was among three finalists and more than 50 applicants for the position following a national search […]
  • Southeast Department of Agriculture Receives Two Case IH Tractors

    Southeast Missouri State University’s Department of Agriculture recently signed an open-ended lease agreement with Baker Implement Co. in Cape Girardeau, Missouri, for the use of two Case International Harvester (IH) tractors. “As faculty of Southeast’s Department of Agriculture, we appreciate our relationship with Case IH and Baker Implement Co. and are honored by their donation,” […]