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Student Email
Educational Services

Once admitted, all students will be assigned a Southeast Key that will provide you with Email access.

What is my Southeast email Address?

Your Southeast email address is your Southeast Key followed by Example:

Why Do I need a Southeast email Address?

  • Student Directories only list southeast email addresses.
  • Faculty often email students and will have access to only Southeast email addresses.
  • Online course students are required to have a Southeast email address.
  • The University assigned email account (Southeast Key) will be used for official communication from the University to the student.

Accessing your Southeast email Account

Students can access their email at and Note that you must activate your Southeast Key before you can access you Southeast email account.

Requirements for Southeast Email Accounts

  • Must be registered for classes.
  • Must activate Southeast Key to have access to student email.

Your email account will remain active as long as you are a student at Southeast and registered for classes. When a school semester ends and you have not pre-registered for classes, your SE email account will expire one year following the last day of finals (unless you are a graduating student). Graduating student email accounts expire one year after graduation. This can be extended by special request. Contact the IT Help Desk by calling (573) 651-4357.


IT Help Desk

(573) 651-4357

IT Office

(573) 651-2217
One University Plaza
Cape Girardeau, Missouri 63701