special event

Southeast hosts several events on and off the Southeast campus each year. We invite you to join us for an upcoming event as your schedule permits.

River Campus Open House

Tuesday, September 26, 2017
at Southeast's River Campus

Bring your dance shoes. Tune your guitar. Practice your singing. Prepare to create a masterpiece. Above all, BRING YOUR AWESOME WITH YOU. Activities run from 8 a.m. to 10 p.m. on Tuesday, September 26th. You'll eat dinner (on us) in the new St. Vincent's Commons overlooking the Mississippi River. It's going to be a busy day, culminating with the dress rehearsal of A Chorus Line. A cast party immediately follows.

For more information, contact (573) 651-2539 or specialevents@semo.edu.

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Show Me Day

At Southeast, we know you lead a busy life throughout the week. That is why we have one of the premier Saturday visit programs in the midwest: Show Me Day. Offered on a number of Saturdays throughout the year and on select Mondays, Show Me Day gives you and your family the opportunity to tour our campus, eat in our dining facilities, meet with students, see the residence halls and talk to professors. On November 13 and February 19, Southeast will offer a Diversity and Inclusion Showcase in conjunction with the Show Me Day events. You can register by contacting the Office of Admissions at (573) 651-2590 or by clicking the Register button to register for a Show Me Day.

2017-2018 Show Me Day event schedule:

  • October 7, 2017
  • November 11, 2017
  • November 13, 2017
    • Diversity and Inclusion Showcase
  • February 17, 2018
  • February 19, 2018
    • Diversity and Inclusion Showcase
  • April 7, 2018

All Show Me Days begin at 10 a.m. at the Show Me Center.

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College of Education Open House

November 11, 2017
April 7, 2018
Scully Building from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.

Students and their families interested in majoring in Education can meet with faculty and current students in the College of Education. Go on a tour of the facilities and lab space and learn about how the College of Ed is creating an EDvolution by using the newest technology in the classroom. The College of Education Open House is in conjunction with Show Me Day.

Holland School of Visual and Performing Arts Open Houses

Department of Art – October 7, 2017, November 11, 2017, February 17, 2018 and April 7, 2018
The Conservatory of Theatre and Dance – October 7, 2017 and February 17, 2018
Department of Music - October 7, 2017

Students and their families interested in the Holland School of Visual and Performing Arts can meet with faculty and students at the River Campus. Learn about Southeast's programs and careers in the industry. The Holland School of Visual and Performing Arts Open Houses are in conjunction with Show Me Day and will be held from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. at Southeast's River Campus.

History Department Open House

November 11, 2017
April 7, 2018
Carnahan Hall from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.

Students and their families interested in majoring in History, Historic Preservation, Social Science, and Secondary Education: Social Studies can join the History Department faculty and students in Carnahan Hall. You'll have the chance to hear about the exciting experiences and opportunities students have in their programs. The History Department Open House is in conjunction with Show Me Day.       

Department of Polytechnic Studies Open House

November 11, 2017
April 7, 2018
Otto & Della Seabaugh Polytechnic Building from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.

Students and their families are invited to go to the Department of Polytechnic Studies Open House at Show Me Day to learn about their programs, professors, and job opportunities. Additionally, students are encouraged to take a tour of the facilities and the highly technical, state-of-the-art labs and classrooms. The Department of Polytechnic Studies Open House is in conjunction with Show Me Day.

Mass Media Department Open House

October 7, 2017
November 11 & 13, 2017
February 17 & 19, 2018
April 7, 2018
Rust Center for Media from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.

Students and their families interested in Mass Communication can meet with faculty and students in the Rust Center for Media located at 325 Broadway. Learn about Southeast's programs and careers in the industry. The Mass Media Department Open House is in conjunction with Show Me Day.       

Dance Day

Saturday, November 18, 2017
10 a.m. to 10 p.m.
at Southeast's River Campus

Prospective Southeast Missouri State University students interested in majoring in dance are invited to attend Dance Day in the Earl and Margie Holland School of Visual and Performing Arts at Southeast's River Campus. The Conservatory of Theatre and Dance will host the event.

The event will begin at 10 a.m. at the River Campus and students will have the opportunity to participate in four free master dance classes, tour the River Campus facility and speak with faculty and current students. Participants also will receive free tickets to the evening performance of Fall for Dance 2017 at 7:30 p.m. The event is free and open to any students in grades 9-12.
For more information, contact Hilary Peterson, Coordinator of Dance, at hpeterson@semo.edu or (573) 986-7492.

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CampRedhawk

Summer 2018 Dates TBA

CampRedhawk is a summer leadership camp designed for new students preparing to enter their first semester at Southeast Missouri State University. It will offer an introduction to campus life and traditions, immerse you in school spirit, and introduce you to other new Redhawks. You will become more familiar with campus and the community where you will spend the next four years. To register go to semo.edu/campredhawk.

Donald L. Harrison College of Business Open House & Luncheon

Summer 2018 Date TBA
Dempster Hall

Students and their families are invited to attend Southeast's third annual Donald L. Harrison College of Business Luncheon. Prospective business students are invited to learn about Southeast's scholarship opportunities, study abroad programs, entrepreneurship and internship opportunities. Presentations on Social Media and Business, Student Engagement and Internships and Preparing for a Career in the Business World will also be offered by business faculty, students, alumni and staff.

If you have any questions about the event, please call (573) 651-2053 or specialevents@semo.edu.

Contact

573.651.2590
admissions@semo.edu
Academic Hall 100D
Office of Admissions
One University Plaza, MS 3550
Cape Girardeau, Missouri 63701