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International Village

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The International Village was acquired by the University in September 2017. After an extensive renovation, the International Village will become one of the latest residential areas open for Southeast students. The International Village is comprised of five cottages and one administrative building, housing the office of International Education Services and the Intensive English Program. The cottages operated by the Office of Residence Life serve as themed housing for students interested in living with students from various cultures around the world.

The International Village is the smallest residential area on campus, housing 18 students in two cottages, making it a unique living experience. Each cottage is a fully air-conditioned one-story building, with the first floor consisting of a community kitchen, laundry room, and TV lounge. Each community-style cottage houses nine students in single occupancy rooms.

  • Location: Located on the northeast edge of the Southeast campus and is directly across from Group Housing and the Towers residence halls.
  • Hall Type: Community Style (floor residents share bath/shower rooms)
  • Community style restrooms are cleaned professionally
  • Residential Capacity: 18 beds; 2 cottages; 1 floor each
  • Cottage Capacity: 9 resident rooms, 1 graduate assistant for the area
  • Room Types: Single Occupancy
  • Approximate Room Measurements: 9’ W x 12’ 10” L
  • Window sizes:
  • Desktop Measurements: 36” L x 24” W.
  • Dresser (3-drawer and movable): 36” W x 20” D x 30” H. Each drawer is approximately 5 ½” D. Two dressers are provided in each room.
  • Built-in Closets (All dimensions are from the floor to the height of the closet rod (i.e. where you hang your clothes): 36” W x 24” D. There is additional storage above the closet rod for storage.
  • Mattress size: 74” L (regular twin).
  • Approximate Measurement of bed (for storage underneath) 74” L x 39” D x 33” H. This applies if you raise your bed on the highest rung without lofting. The bed can also be lowered.

Within each cottage

  • Cable Connection: 1 outlet per room
  • Community Kitchen: 1st floor
  • Internet Connection: LAN (1 per student) and Wi-Fi
  • Laundry: main floor of each cottage
  • TV Lounge: main floor of each cottage

Within the Towers Complex

  • ATM:  1st floor
  • Computer Lab and IT Technician:  1st floor
  • Customer Service Desk:  1st floor
  • Mailboxes: 1st floor
  • Rowdy’s: 1st floor
  • Towers Dining Center: 2nd floor
  • Vending Machines: 1st floor Snacks and Soda


Fax: 573-651-2557
Towers Complex 102
Office of Residence Life
One University Plaza, MS 0055
Cape Girardeau, Missouri 63701

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