2018 Homecoming Week Schedule

Let's Soar

Copper Dome Society/Alumni Awards Dinner

6 p.m. - Social
6:30 p.m. - Program/Dinner

Members of the University’s Copper Dome Society are invited to this annual dinner during which the Alumni Association’s 2018 Alumni Awards will be presented along with the 2018 Faculty Merit Award. Reservations are required. Admission is complimentary for Copper Dome Society members and $25 for others. RSVP deadline is Friday, Sept. 28. For more information contact the Southeast Alumni Relations Department, 573.651.2259.


Alumni Coffee and Donuts

Alumni Center
8 a.m.

Informal setting prompting alumni and friends to grab a cup of coffee/hot chocolate and a donut and go outside to enjoy the parade.

Parade Shuttle

Alumni Center to Capaha Park
8:40 a.m.

Parade Shuttle takes VIPs from Alumni Center to Capaha Park.


Capaha Park
9:30 a.m.

Sponsored by the Homecoming Planning Committee. This year’s parade theme is “Now That’s What I Call Southeast”. The parade will feature floats, marching bands, campus organizations and numerous alumni and student dignitaries.

Parade Registration

Academic Hall Dome Tours

10 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Visit the Academic Hall Dome, learn the history of the University’s landmark administration building and sign your name alongside those of hundreds of other alumni who left their signatures inside the dome over the past century. Enter through the main entrance of Academic Hall (facing Normal Avenue).

Southeast Trivia Quiz & Sagamore Yearbooks

Kent Library
10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Stop by Kent Library and participate in a Southeast trivia quiz for prizes. While you’re there, reminisce with the Sagamore yearbook collection on display on the main floor. For more information call 573.651.2232.

NPHC Plaza Dedication

11 a.m.


11 a.m.

Alumni Hospitality Tent

Alumni Center Lawn

Cape County Alumni Association along with the SEMO University Advancement Staff welcome alumni and friends back to campus. Stop by and grab a complimentary hotdog or chili dog while they last. The hospitality tent is sponsored, in part, by Nationwide, the official property and casualty insurance partner of the Southeast Alumni Association.

Vets Corps Pig Roast

Main Wehking Alumni Center parking lot

The Vets Corps at Southeast Missouri State was established in 1967. Southeast alumni who are veterans and their guests are invited to this annual tailgate event sponsored by the Southeast Vets Corps Alumni. This event will take place on the main Wehking Alumni Center parking lot just west of the Alumni Center along Broadway. For more information, contact Tom Meyer, 573.334.2875.

Homecoming Football Game, Southeast v. Austin Peay

1 p.m.
Houck Stadium

Come and cheer on the Redhawks! Tickets start at $11 for adults and $6 for fans age 14 and under and can be purchased through the Southeast Athletics office, 1221 Broadway in Cape Girardeau. Tickets will also be available, while supplies last, at the ticket booths in front of Houck Stadium.

NPHC Step Show

4 p.m.
River Campus