COVID-19 Information

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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 (573) 576-0778
College Planning Tameka Herrion (573) 388-6206
Freshmen Lenell Hahn (573) 651-2590
Graduate (Domestic) Alisa McFerron (573) 651-5937
International (Undergraduate/Graduate) Shvetha Gohn (573) 986-6895
Online (573) 651-2766
Returning Brooke Lockhart (573) 275-4409
Transfer Lacy Giudicy (573) 275-4396


Yes, in-person campus tours resumed on June 15. Schedule your tour at
Yes, Applications are being accepted for fall 2020 2nd eight-week session, spring 2021, summer 2021 and fall 2021. You can apply online with a $0 application fee for domestic 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. 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 expanded test optional admission and scholarship opportunities. Learn more about our nearly 20 test optional scholarships. 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.
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.

First STEP and Transfer Orientation programs are offering in person and virtual options.

Reserve your First STEP orientation date.

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

We are accepting housing contracts 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.


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