We want to provide our alumni and friends with the answers to all their questions. Find information about Southeast Missouri University Foundation’s policies, ways to update your information, answers to frequent asked questions, and more.
Campus Data Requests
Campus departments can request alumni database lists to ensure they have the most current information for use in mailings and email blasts.
Request alumni database records for each mailing, e-mail blast, etc. to ensure the most accurate contact information.
Advancement Services gathers, organizes, manages, and disseminates information to campus departments relating to individuals and entities who are engaged with and support Southeast in a variety of ways.
Our mission is to ensure data integrity and provide quality service through information delivery systems, database management processes, and prospect tracking and research, all with a focus on the primary mission of supporting the fundraising and alumni engagement goals of Southeast Missouri State University and Southeast Missouri University Foundation.
Southeast Missouri State University is a public university. Funding is provided through a combination of state funds and tuition dollars. After a decade of decreased state funding, the university has had to make significant cuts to its operating budget. In order to keep the cost of education at a reasonable level, the university depends on the generosity of alumni and friends who donate each year to scholarships, capital improvements and other student needs.
Yes. The foundation has a wide variety of funds to which you can donate. You can make a donation to any of the colleges, departments or programs, or to the University Fund, which provides your funds to the area of greatest need.
The foundation accepts gifts of different kinds; however, some gifts are costly to accept.
No. The Foundation is a private non-profit 501(c)(3) organization and all gifts to the Foundation are tax-deductible to the full extent of the law. The foundation is separate from the University and has its own board of directors.