COVID-19 Information

See the latest updates and information regarding the COVID-19 pandemic, including a list of University contact information at semo.edu/covid19.

Admissions Information

Yes, our Office is open and you are welcome to vist with the Admissions staff in person, by phone, or via Zoom. Please contact us at 573-651-2590 to schedule an appointment.

If you are an undergraduate freshmen or transfer student and you know the name of your admission counselor, contact your counselor directly for the fastest service. Want to find out who your admission counselor is? Meet our admissions team!

We are here to help! Here are several ways to reach us:

Campus Tours Casey Hohler Tours@semo.edu (573) 576-0778
College Planning Tameka Herrion collegeplanning@semo.edu (573) 388-6206
Freshmen Lenell Hahn admissions@semo.edu (573) 651-2590
Graduate (Domestic) Alisa McFerron graduate@semo.edu (573) 651-5937
International (Undergraduate/Graduate) Shvetha Gohn international@semo.edu (573) 986-6895
Online   southeastonline@semo.edu (573) 651-2766
Returning Brooke Lockhart returning@semo.edu (573) 275-4409
Transfer Lacy Giudicy transfer@semo.edu (573) 275-4396

 

Yes, in-person, private campus tours resumed on June 15. Schedule your tour at semo.edu/visit.
Yes, Applications are still being accepted for fall 2020. You can apply online with a $0 application fee for fall undergraduate domestic freshman and transfer students.
Admission will be based on the best information you can provide. Acceptable proof of grades includes an official high school transcript with 6th or 7th semester GPA or a self-reported GPA. We will ask you to submit a final high school transcript upon graduation, and when your school is able to process the request. Southeast will not rescind admission of fall 2020 students whose final cumulative grade point average falls below a normally acceptable level. Support services will be offered to students requesting additional academic guidance and support.
Southeast does not use class rank for admissions or scholarship consideration.
Southeast has implemented test optional admission criteria for 2020 high school graduates. View our freshman admission guidelines.
Southeast will consider either 6th or 7th semester cumulative GPA for admissions and scholarship consideration.
Yes, there is no change to Southeast’s policy for acceptance of dual credit.
We encourage you to discuss your readiness for college-level work with an academic advisor during new student orientation. Southeast will offer an online/remote orientation and registration program for fall 2020 students. You can sign up for an orientation date.

Due to health and safety concerns and current social gathering restrictions, in-person First STEP and Transfer Orientation programs have been transitioned to a virtual format.

Reserve your First STEP orientation date.

Reserve your Transfer orientation date or schedule an advising appoint as a transfer student.

We are still accepting housing contracts for fall 2020 and our room selection timelines have not changed. View our halls virtually with 360 degree photos and room layout images .

Complete your housing contract.

View room selection information.

Contact

Mailing Address
One University Plaza, MS 7275
Cape Girardeau, Missouri 63701