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.

Foundation News

    Shvetha and Adam Gohn International Student Endowed Scholarship Established at Southeast

    The Shvetha and Adam Gohn International Student Endowed 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 an international student. First preference will be for an international student from India. Second preference [...]

    ‘White Lies’ Serialized Investigative Podcast Airing Feb. 2-March 15 on KRCU

    A new seven-part radio series exploring one of the most significant unsolved murders of the Civil Rights era will be broadcast by KRCU Public Radio at Southeast Missouri State University on Sundays, Feb. 2-March 15. “White Lies,” a serialized investigative podcast from National Public Radio’s (NPR) Investigations Team, tells the story of the unsolved murder [...]

    Southeast to Break Ground on Veterans Plaza

    Southeast Missouri State University will recognize the military service of veterans and their families with a new Veterans Plaza to begin taking shape this semester. Groundbreaking for the project is scheduled later this month. The University’s Veterans Plaza will be located between Academic Hall and Memorial Hall and will face the parking lot along Academic [...]

    2019: A Southeast Year in Review

    2019 was a remarkable year of achievement at Southeast. From reaffirmation of our Higher Learning Commission accreditation and innovation in academic programs to new partnerships and facilities, and athletic accomplishments, Southeast continues to look to the future while maintaining our ever present commitment to student success. As 2019 comes to a close, we look back at some of [...]


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