Southeast Missouri State University provides student-centered education and experiential learning with a foundation of liberal arts and sciences, embracing a tradition of access, exceptional teaching, and commitment to student success that significantly contributes to the development of the region and beyond.
I have grown so much at Southeast, in ways that wouldn't have been possible at a larger institution.
- BHANU SEHGAL '17
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Being involved on campus and in the community has made my college experience worth more than simply getting the grades to obtain a degree.
- TAYLOR ALEXANDER '17
Roll up your sleeves, and get to work. Learning at Southeast is about doing, so here you’ll take that lecture and put it to practice. And with a plethora of student activities, organizations, leadership opportunities, intramural sports and the rec center, you can do all that you like.
My team has become my family away from home. When we aren't practicing, you'll find us studying together, volunteering, or just chilling.
- JASMIN HILLARD '17
The Southeast Missouri State University Board of Regents today renewed the charter for the Lift for Life Academy in St. Louis for five years through June 30, 2023, and endorsed a plan to expand the school’s service to include Pre-Kindergarten through 12th grade. The Lift for Life Academy currently serves students in grades six through […]
The Southeast Missouri State University Board of Regents today approved a new Master of Arts in Teaching for STEM areas and a new film and literature minor. The new Master of Arts in Teaching will be fully online and the only program of its kind in Missouri when it begins in January 2018, said Dr. […]
The Southeast Missouri State University Board of Regents today approved a budget to renovate the Cottonwood Residential Treatment Center at 1025 N. Sprigg and to use the redesigned space as a permanent new home for the University’s Office of International Education and Services and the Intensive English Program (IEP). The Board gave its authorization to […]
Damon Washington, a Southeast Missouri State University senior from Chesterfield, Missouri, gave a presentation today to the Southeast Missouri State University Board of Regents, highlighting how his hands-on, professional experiences on campus launched his future career. Washington said he was drawn to Southeast as a transfer student because of the University’s commitment to student success […]
For the past two summers, Southeast Missouri State University’s Global Medical Brigades chapter, a group of pre-med students, has extended a helping hand, traveling to Honduras for nine days to help organize and implement global health equality. Global Brigades is the largest student-led movement for global health and holistic development. It is an international non-profit […]
Families of Southeast Missouri State University students are invited to experience the campus and the City of Cape Girardeau Sept. 29-Oct. 1 with a full slate of activities for Family Weekend. The jam-packed weekend offers something for everyone with fun-filled family-oriented events highlighted by a Redhawks football game on Saturday, Sept. 30. “Family Weekend […]