All admitted Southeast Missouri State University students are assigned a Southeast Key (SE Key). The SE Key will allow access to the Southeast network which includes:

  • Student E-mail(20mb)
  • ResNet (Residential Network) access

Your SE Key will also be your student e-mail address. The SE Key allows you to log into the My Southeast Portal.

However, you will have to activate your SE Key before you can access the portal, you must activate your SE Key. Following are step-by-step instructions:

Step 1

Open an Internet browser window and go to The following webpage will appear:

Step 2

Once you have clicked on the link for SE Key Activation, this webpage will open in a new window. We also strongly recommend that you setup the password reset facility using the Reset Facility button in case you forget your password in the future).

Step 3

You will need to type in your Southeast ID (this is found in your acceptance letter from the Office of Education & Services (the letter that came with you I20 or DS2019). Your Pin number is the 2-digit day and 2-digit year that you were born. For example only, if you were born June 3, 1980, your Pin would be 0380.

Step 4

When you activate your SE Key, you will be required to choose a password. The password rules are as follows:

  • A password must be at least 6 characters long.
  • It must contain at least one character from three of the following four groups:
    • Upper case letters A-Z
    • Lower case letters a-z
    • Numeric digits 0-9
    • Special characters ~ ! # $ % & * ( ) _ + - = { } [ ] | \ : " ; ' < > ? , . /
  • Must not contain spaces.