Southeast Missouri State University

Become a part of Southeast's newest tradition!

  • Want a jumpstart on getting involved on campus?
  • Interested in campus tradition?
  • Ready to meet new friends?

What is CampRedhawk?

CampRedhawk is a summer leadership camp designed for new students preparing to enter their first semester at Southeast Missouri State University. It will offer an introduction to campus life and traditions, immerse you in school spirit, and introduce you to other new Redhawks. You will become more familiar with campus and the community where you will spend the next four years.

Is CampRedhawk for me?

If you are enthusiastic about your upcoming college experience, and like meeting new people, CampRedhawk is for you!

When is CampRedhawk?

There will be 6 sessions to choose from in summer 2015. All sessions run Sunday-Wednesday.
June 7-10
June 14-17
June 21-24
July 12-15
July 19-22
July 26-29

What will we do at CampRedhawk?

You'll be busy! Activities will include:
  • Southeast's new high ropes course
  • Competing in team challenges
  • Getting to know campus and Cape Girardeau
  • Learning tips and tricks for involvment and success from current student leaders
  • Experiencing the "Redhawks Rally"
Basic Schedule

What do I need to bring?

 The Essentails:
  • Insurance information
  • Comfortable, casual clothing
  • Active wear for physical activities
  • Tennis shoes or other footwear suitable for significant walking and activities
  • Swim suit and towel
  • Personal toiletries and towel for bathroom
  • Bed linens, including pillows
  • Day pack- backpack or other bag you can keep with you during the day
  • Reusable, refillable water bottle
  • Sunblock and bug spray
  • Light snacks
Optional things:
  • While no money beyond the cost of the camp is required, we do advise students to bring some spending money for outside snacks or treats, visits to the bookstore, etc.
  • Small fan
Are there things I cannot bring?

Yes. Please view this list. 

What does CampRedhawk cost?

The charge for CampRedhawk is $180.00, and will be billed to you after your arrival at the camp.

The fee cannot be covered by university scholarship awards or financial aid; however, limited scholarships for participants with demonstrated financial need are available.

I'm in! Where do I sign up?

Registration for summer 2015 sessions will begin in late February. You will receive details at your First STEP Orientation.

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