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

  • Former Southeast Track/Cross Country Athletes Outpace Field, Take Top Honors in River2River Run

    A group of Southeast Missouri State University track and cross country alumni proved they are still in top form with both a men’s and women’s team winning their respective divisions over the weekend at the River2River (R2R) Run in southern Illinois. “It was great to catch up and relive the glory days because I believe […]
  • Southeast Business Students Explore Careers at Boeing

    Ten Southeast Missouri State University Harrison College of Business students visited Boeing and explored careers April 6 in St. Louis as part of an Externship Day experience. The visit provided students exposure to a large manufacturing setting, insights into Boeing’s work environment and culture, and the opportunity to develop mentorship relationships with Southeast alumni employed […]
  • Southeast Students Honored with Power of Women Scholarships

    Ten Southeast Missouri State University students were honored with scholarships today during the annual Power of Women luncheon. The recipients of the Power of Women Scholarship are Taylor Alexander of St. Louis, Missouri; Renee Bailey of Perryville, Missouri; Sydney Driscoll of Jonesboro, Arkansas; Rachel Fox of Nashville, Tennessee; Shannon Kobal of St. Charles, Missouri; Mahala […]
  • SEMO Alum Joey Lucchesi is Living His Baseball Dream

    Left-handed pitcher Joey Lucchesi is living his baseball dream just two years removed from a dominant career at Southeast Missouri. Lucchesi became the first SEMO baseball alum to start a Major League Baseball (MLB) game on the mound when he was called up to pitch against the Milwaukee Brewers on March 30. After sporting a 1.54 ERA […]


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