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Military and Veteran Services 

Southeast Missouri State University’s Office of Military and Veteran’s Services is dedicated to supporting you on your quest to seek academic success. Our staff is here every step on your path to a degree, whether you are taking classes online or on campus.

Southeast Salutes: Military Package 

Because we value the efforts of service members, veterans, and their dependents, Southeast offers exclusive benefits just for this population. 

  • In-state tuition for service members, veterans and their dependents 
  • Deferment of tuition and enrollment-related fees, until the end of term, for Chapter 31 and Chapter 33 VA Education Benefit recipients 
  • Maximum credit hours for military service granted 
  • An ACT/SAT is not required for admission for military and veteran students who are 21 years or older or have at least 24 transferable credit hours from an accredited college or university  

Online Degrees

Life gets hectic sometimes and maybe you don’t have time for a traditional education. With a wide variety of online undergraduate and graduate degree options as well as various online minors, certificates, and specialist degrees, SEMO offers the opportunity for just about anyone to find a convenient way to receive a higher education in a field they enjoy.


Southeast offers In-State tuition for all service members and veterans as well as their spouses and dependents which has the potential to save our military families up to $5,000 a year per student.

Accredited Programs

Don’t be fooled by our affordable tuition prices. Southeast is living proof that high quality doesn’t have to mean high cost. Our accredited programs attest to the quality of education Southeast has to offer.

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