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Welcome to the Southeast Missouri State University Office of Military and Veterans Services web page. Dedicated, professional, and military-affiliated staff members are committed to providing resources, information, and support to Veterans, military personnel, and their dependents, during their experience with Southeast.

Whether you are a Service Member, Veteran, or dependent looking for information on getting started as a student at Southeast, information on financing your education, information and assistance with determining the eligibility and processing of your education and GI Bill® benefits, assistance with credit for prior experience or assistance with accessing and utilizing campus resources, we are here to serve and assist you, in your journey to success, as a student at Southeast.

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Southeast Salutes: Military Package

Continuing in our mission to assist and support military members, Veterans, and their dependents, in their quest for academic and personal success, Southeast is pleased to announce that we now offer Southeast Salutes: Military Package, an education benefit package specifically catered toward our military, Veteran, and dependent student population. For additional information about this benefit, please click on the button below.

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In-State Tuition: Active Duty Military, Veterans, Spouses and Dependents

Southeast Missouri State University is also pleased to announce that Service Members and Veterans, who have served in the U.S. Armed Forces, as well as their spouses and dependents, are eligible to receive the in-state tuition rate, regardless of their state of residency.

Please look at our informational pamphlet on Military Residency for Non-Missouri Residents for additional information about this benefit.

Southeast's VA Online Certification

Southeast's VA Certification Request Form is conveniently available through the Student Portal. Students are able to submit their certification requests electronically, review the information that has been submitted, and even view when the certification has been submitted to the VA through the Portal. Please click here for instructions on how to certify in the Portal.

For assistance or additional information, please contact the Office of Military and Veterans Services (OMVS) at (573) 651-2263 or

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University Center 302
Military and Veterans Services
One University Plaza, MS 1150
Cape Girardeau, Missouri 63701