Southeast Missouri State University

Resources for Students

Graduation Application & Information

This application can be printed, or is available in a writable .pdf format. If you wish to submit your application by e-mail, enter all the fields on the left side of the page, save the entire document ON YOUR COMPUTER AS A .pdf, and e-mail it as an attachment, using your SE account, to graduation@semo.edu.
NOTE: If you are using a MAC, you must use the "Save as" option to create the .pdf. Do not use the "Export to" option.

If you e-mail your application, please allow a minimum of two working days for the application to be entered. You will then receive an e-mail notification that it has been received. During peak periods, such as the 2-3 weeks before the end of the semester, you may need to allow several weeks for your application to be entered.

If you do not have Adobe Acrobat Reader loaded on your computer, you may need to do so before you can save the document. You can obtain a free download at Adobe's site.

If you are still unable to save the document, you may print it and mail or fax it to the Registrar’s Office.  (See address on instruction sheet of the application.)

Important Deadlines
Academic Distinction Forms
Frequently Asked Questions
Graduation Announcements
Regalia Cap Conversion Information
Seven Easy Steps to Getting Your Diploma
Cap and Gown Pick-up Info

Email Account Information for Graduates

Your Southeast e-dress will remain active for several months after you graduate. This is a good opportunity to establish a new e-mail address and provide that information to those who are currently using your Southeast e-mail address. It’s also important to check e-mail on this account regularly.

Resources for Parents & Guests

Information for Parents and Guests
Directions to the Show Me Center
Show Me Center Seating Chart
Ceremony Information
Video Order Form

Pre-order a video of the Honors Convocation or Commencement Exercise. Both are held on Saturday, December 20, 2014, in the Show Me Center. Honors Convocation will be at 10:30 a.m., and commencement is at 2:00 p.m. Each video is $20 if ordered no later than commencement day. An additional $10 handling fee is charged for orders received after commencement day, and an additional $10 charge is added for overseas shipping.

Semester and Year Cap and Gown Pick-up Commencement Date
Fall 2014 December 18-19 December 20
Spring 2015 May 14-15 May 16
Fall 2015 December 17-18 December 19
Spring 2016 May 12-13 May 14
Fall 2016 December 15-16 December 17
Spring 2017 May 11-12 May 13
Fall 2017 December 14-15 December 16
Spring 2018 May 10-11 May 12
Commencement Ceremony Live WebCast

Southeast Missouri State University’s honors convocation and commencement exercises will be streamed live to the web. Click on the link above. The site will become available approximately one hour before each ceremony.

Resources for Faculty

Faculty who wish to purchase regalia may contact:

  • Mr. Henry Foster
    Herff Jones Representative
    1739 Zehm Ave.
    Poplar Bluff, MO 63901
    Phone: (573) 686-1337
    Email: hfoster@pbmo.net
  • Mr. Aaron Ulrich
    PO Box 1412
    Cape Girardeau, MO 63702
    Phone: (573) 803-1634
    Email: arulrich@herffjones.com

Resources for Alums

Request for a Replacement Diploma

Have you misplaced or lost your diploma? Print this form and submit it to our office to request a replacement diploma.

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