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

  • Southeast Alumni Association Honoring Alumni, Faculty with 2016 Merit Awards

    Seven alumni and one faculty member will receive Merit Awards presented by the Southeast Missouri State University Alumni Association Nov. 4 at the Copper Dome Society/Merit Recognition Dinner during the University’s Homecoming celebration. The dinner will begin at 6:30 p.m. in the Show Me Center. Alumni Merit Awards have been presented annually since 1958 to […]
  • Southeast Alumni Association to Present Distinguished Service Awards Nov. 5

    Four individuals and a local bank will be honored with Distinguished Service Awards from the Southeast Missouri State University Alumni Association during Homecoming festivities Nov. 5. Recipients include Charles Robert Depro of Sikeston, Missouri; James D. Maurer, and Stephen and Marsha Limbaugh, all of Cape Girardeau; and The Bank of Missouri. Distinguished Service Awards are […]
  • Sergeant Alvin York, World War I Battlefield Hero, Subject of Crader Lecture

    Dr. Douglas Mastriano, professor at the Army War College and a colonel in the U.S. Army, will speak about Sergeant Alvin York at the 2016 Crader Lecture in the Humanities at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 25 in Glenn Auditorium of Dempster Hall. Sponsored by the Crader Family Endowment for American Values, this annual lecture since 2009 […]
  • Southeast Celebrates Homecoming 2016 with ‘We are One’ Theme

    Southeast Missouri State University will celebrate Homecoming 2016 Oct. 31-Nov. 5 with a full slate of activities as alumni, students and friends reunite and celebrate with a “We Are One” theme. “Homecoming is an opportunity for Southeast alumni to return, reminisce and reconnect,” said Jay Wolz, director of Alumni Relations at Southeast, and when our […]