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

  • Kellermans Establish Two Scholarships at Southeast

    Drs. Mary Ann and Bert Kellerman of Cape Girardeau, Missouri, have made two gifts to the Southeast Missouri University Foundation to establish two renewable scholarships — the Dr. Mary Ann Kellerman Scholarship in Interior Design and the Dr. Bert Kellerman Scholarship in Marketing. Both scholarships will be awarded to full-time students enrolled at Southeast with […]
  • Southeast Graduate Inspires Inner City Students

    Southeast Missouri State University alumnus Craig Robinson loves his job. Why? Because he knows that what he offers is endless possibility. Robinson is a teacher. His official duty is to teach science to inner-city third graders, but unofficially he also teaches that hard work and perseverance are worth the effort. He is passionate about instilling […]
  • Successful Dance Graduates Credit River Campus Professors

    Two recent graduates of the Conservatory of Theatre & Dance at Southeast Missouri State University are enjoying success in their careers as professional dancers.  Alumnae Hannah Matheny and Shannon O’Keefe will both advance their careers this fall through coveted professional positions. This month, Matheny, a 2016 Southeast graduate with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in […]
  • Four St. Louis Alumni to be Honored with ‘Southeast Salutes’ Awards

    The Southeast Missouri State University Alumni Association and the Association’s St. Louis Chapter will recognize four graduates from the St. Louis area at the 16th annual “Southeast Salutes” reception. The event is set for 6 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 21, at Ces and Judy’s, 10405 Clayton Road in St. Louis, Missouri. The Southeast Salutes program was […]