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

  • Vinuity Adds 50 IT Jobs Based at Southeast Innovation Center

    CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo., Jan. 26, 2016 — The Missouri Department of Economic Development today announced that Vinuity, an IT services company, is adding 50 jobs over the next three years in Cape Girardeau that will be based out of the Douglas C. Greene Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship at Southeast Missouri State University. “Vinuity is […]
  • Southeast Alumna Writes Her Way into ‘Best New Poets of 2015’

    CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo., Jan. 22, 2016 – Southeast Missouri State University alumna Clare Paniccia of Stillwater, Oklahoma, is helping students realize their writing potential while demonstrating her success firsthand. Clare is a doctoral student at Oklahoma State University, where she also teaches undergraduate English courses. “As a doctoral student, I am expected to teach one […]
  • Southeast Alumnus John Huff Elected to Lead National U.S. Insurance Standard-Setting Organization

    CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo., Dec. 21, 2015 — For the first time in 60 years, a Missourian will be leading the country’s national organization of bipartisan state insurance regulators. Southeast Missouri State University alumnus John Huff was elected  president of the National Association of Insurance Commissioners (NAIC) on Nov. 22, 2015. “The NAIC is the U.S. […]
  • Husband and Wife to Graduate Together from Southeast

    CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo., Dec. 18, 2015 – Southeast students and husband and wife duo Michael Griffith and Brandy Talbott of Cape Girardeau, will share a milestone when they both receive degrees at Southeast Missouri State University’s fall 2015 commencement exercises Dec. 19 at the Show Me Center. While it is a coincidence they are graduating […]