If you are a Missouri resident who would like to add a little SEMO flair to your vehicle, just follow this process!


How to get your SEMO License Plate

Step 1: Make Your Donation

Contact the Southeast Missouri University Foundation to make a donation of $25 for a year or $50 for two years. Please call (573) 651-2332.

Once your transaction is complete you will receive an “Emblem Use Authorization Statement” (EUAS) in the mail. Keep this form for step 3.

Step 2: Customize Your Plate

Regular personalized license plates may consist of no more than six characters plus one dash, space, or an apostrophe. Be sure to have multiple plate combinations ready for your Missouri Department of Revenue Form 1716 in step 3.

Step 3: Complete & Submit Paperwork

Fill out the Missouri Department of Revenue Form 1716. (In step 2 on this form, select "Collegiate" and write-in "Southeast Missouri State."

Locate your local license office

Take the EUAS and 1716 Form and either drop it off with your additional $15/year Department of Revenue fee at your local license bureau or follow the mailing instruction on the form.


Wehking Alumni Center
926 Broadway
Cape Girardeau, MO 63701

Mailing Address
One University Plaza, MS 7300
Cape Girardeau, MO 63701