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 #GivingTuesday an Extraordinary Success: One Day. One Gift. TWO Scholarships

    Southeast Missouri State University is proud to announce Giving Tuesday, an all-in, one-day “We Are One” effort to raise funds to create a need-based scholarship, was an enormous success, far surpassing its $5,000 goal. As of Nov. 30, Southeast’s #GivingTuesday raised $11,160.30 from more than 330 individuals. Southeast reached its initial goal before noon Tuesday […]
  • #GivingTuesday, Nov. 29: One Day. One Gift. One Scholarship

    In the spirit of giving and on the doorstep of the holiday season, Southeast Missouri State University invites its students, alumni, faculty and staff to join in Giving Tuesday, Nov. 29, in an all-in, one-day “We Are One” effort to raise $5,000 to create a need-based scholarship to benefit a Southeast student. Giving Tuesday will […]
  • Southeast Alumna Nominated to NAEYC’s Young Professionals Advisory Council

    Southeast Missouri State University alumna Samohya Stallons loves teaching. As a kindergarten teacher at Normandy School Collaborative in St. Louis, Missouri, she loves the excitement of making a positive difference in students every day. “Teaching is so much bigger than me,” said Stallons. “My behavior and practices can make or break a child’s spirit and […]
  • Homecoming 2016 Winners Announced

    Winners have been announced of Southeast Missouri State University’s 2016 Homecoming celebration. Man and Woman of the Year award winners were Keyeon Pitts of Florissant, Missouri, and Raven Lawhorn of Belleville, Illinois. First runners-up were Brandon Robbers of Collinsville, Illinois; and Alexis Hightaian of Chesterfield, Missouri. Pitts, son of Latorsha Pitts, is a senior marketing […]