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

  • Enterprise Holdings Foundation Donates $1,500 to Support Southeast Students’ Career Success

    Enterprise Holdings Foundation has made a $1,500 gift to the Southeast Missouri University Foundation to benefit the University’s Office of Career Services in support of its efforts to prepare students for success after graduation and in launching extraordinary careers. Jamie Timms, talent acquisition specialist with Enterprise Holdings in St. Louis, Missouri, presented Southeast’s Office of [...]
  • Southeast Alumnus Living Dream Job as Owner of Maine Inn

    Greg Soutiea’s experiences in hospitality management during his years as a student at Southeast Missouri State University sparked an interest that has evolved into a dream career. Greg graduated from Southeast in 2007 with a Bachelor of Science with a major in mass communication, advertising option, and a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with [...]
  • Bequest Establishes Dewain Earl Brucker Scholarship Fund for Ag Students at Southeast

    Dewain Earl Brucker loved all things agriculture, so much so that he bequeathed his entire trust to the Southeast Missouri University Foundation so Southeast Missouri State University agriculture students can pursue the same career path that brought him a lifetime of joy. Brucker, formerly of Chaffee, Missouri, passed away on Aug. 11, 2018, at the [...]
  • Southeast Alumna Honored with American Dental Association ‘10 Under 10’ Award

    Southeast Missouri State University alumna Dr. Danielle Riordan recently was named a recipient of the American Dental Association’s (ADA) annual “10 Under 10” award. The ADA “10 Under 10” Awards recognizes 10 new dentists who demonstrate excellence early in their careers. “I am so honored to be named a ‘10 Under 10’ recipient,” said Riordan, [...]


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