University Foundation

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

  • Shvetha and Adam Gohn Basketball Scholarship Established at Southeast

    Gohn Adam and Shvetha The Shvetha and Adam Gohn Basketball Scholarship has been established through the Southeast Missouri University Foundation. The Gohns, who are Cape Girardeau residents, made a $10,000 gift to establish the award. The renewable scholarship will be awarded to a men’s or women’s basketball student-athlete at Southeast. First preference will go to [...]
  • Music Career of Southeast Alumnus Hits High Note in U.S., Abroad

    The music career of Southeast Missouri State University 2016 alumnus Jordan Redd has reached a crescendo. Redd, of Hope Mills, North Carolina, placed second at the National Finals of the Music Teachers National Association (MTNA) Young Artist Brass Competition March 18 in Spokane, Washington. This came just days after he was notified that he was [...]
  • Power of Women Luncheon to Empower Professional Women, Female Students

    The eighth annual Power of Women luncheon and expo will be held Wednesday, April 10, in the Show Me Center at Southeast Missouri State University. Sponsored in a collaborative effort by the Southeast Missouri University Foundation, Southeast’s Department of Athletics, Southeast Student Government and SoutheastHEALTH, the Power of Women luncheon connects female students with opportunities, [...]
  • Southeast Alumnus, Former KRCU Producer to Serve as U.S. Foreign Service Officer

    Southeast Missouri State University alumnus Jacob McCleland always wanted a job that would allow him to travel the world while serving his country. McCleland will see his lifelong dream soon come true when he begins a new career as a Foreign Service Officer for the U.S. Department of State in Tel Aviv, Israel. Foreign Service [...]


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