Southeast Missouri State University

Southeast hosts several events on and off the Southeast campus each year. We invite you to join us for an upcoming event as your schedule permits.

Show Me Day

At Southeast, we know you lead a busy life throughout the week. That is why we have one of the premier Saturday visit programs in the midwest: Show Me Day. Offered on a number of Saturdays throughout the year and on Presidents' Day, Show Me Day gives you and your family the opportunity to tour our campus, eat in our dining facilities, meet with students, see the residence halls and talk to professors. You can register by contacting the Office of Admissions at (573) 651-2590 or by clicking the Register button to register for a Show Me Day.

Show Me Day Schedule 2015 - 2016

  • Saturday, October 10, 2015
  • Saturday, November 14, 2015
  • Saturday, February 13, 2016
  • Monday, February 15, 2016
  • Saturday, April 2, 2016

All Show Me Days begin at 10 a.m. at the Show Me Center.


Camp Redhawk

June 7-10
June 14-17
June 21-24
July 12-15
July 19-22
July 26-29

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.

Registration will begin soon.

For more information please visit or contact New Student Programs at (573) 651-5166 or

Donald L. Harrison College of Business Open House & Luncheon

2015 Date - TBA

Students and their families are invited to attend Southeast's second annual Donald L. Harrison College of Business Luncheon. Prospective business students are invited to learn about Southeast's scholarship opportunities, study abroad programs, entrepreneurship and internship opportunities. Presentations on Social Media and Business, Student Engagement and Internships and Preparing for a Career in the Business World will also be offered by business faculty, students, alumni and staff. Please RSVP by TBA.

If you have any questions about the event, contact George Gasser, Admission Counselor, at (573) 275-4375 or

Plan for College Dinner

2016 Date - TBA

The Plan for College Dinner will allow you to learn how to prepare to be a student at Southeast. We will cover all our scholarship opportunities and give you an admissions timeline and some financial aid basics. You'll also get to hear from current students about their experiences as a Redhawk! Register by clicking the GREEN register button above or call 573-651-2590.

Regional Campus Open Houses

2015 Dates - TBA

Explore what a Southeast regional campus offers you! Learn about degrees offered, financial aid, A+ scholarships, and the enrollment process. Refreshments will be provided. You can register by contacting the Office of Admissions at (573) 651-2590 or by clicking the Register button.

Southeast's Multicultural Showcase

2015 Date - TBA

Southeast Showcase is a multicultural recruitment program for students and their families. If you are within our service region, we provide you with transportation from designated locations to and from Cape Girardeau for the event. During Southeast Showcase, you will tour campus with a current Southeast student, eat in the campus dining halls, and learn more about living on campus and becoming an involved student.

For more information, contact (573) 651-2539 or

Dance Day

2015 Date - TBA

Prospective Southeast Missouri State University students interested in majoring in dance are invited to attend Dance Day 2014 in the Earl and Margie Holland School of Visual and Performing Arts at Southeast's River Campus. The Department of Theatre and Dance will host the event.

The event will begin at 10 a.m. at the River Campus and students will have the opportunity to participate in four free master dance classes, tour the River Campus facility and speak with faculty and current students. Participants also will receive free tickets to the evening performance of Fall for Dance 2014 at 7:30 p.m. The event is free and open to any students in grades 9-12.

For registration and more information, contact Hilary Peterson, instructor of dance, at or (573) 986-7492.