Fall 2018 101

Welcome, Lions!

We look forward to welcoming you back to Southeastern as the Fall 2018 semester starts on Wednesday, Aug. 15. Many of our departments have extended hours at the beginning of the semester for your convenience. See below for helpful information to start your new semester at Southeastern, and click here for a list of contact information for all departments.


Welcome Week

Join us for a Southeastern Welcome Week experience on Aug. 12-18! Welcome Week provides new and returning Southeastern students with various programming and information to assist them in making Southeastern their home away from home. See the full schedule at southeastern.edu/welcomeweek or save this schedule to your phone. 


Regular hours for all Campus Dining begin on Wednesday, Aug. 15. Click here for a list of hours of operation for our dining facilities for the fall 2018 semester. Save to your phone for easy access! 

Need to grab a bite before the first day of classes? Hours of operation for pre-semester available here


Student Union

The Fall 2018 hours of operation for the Student Union are listed below.

Monday-Thursday: 7 am - Midnight
Friday: 7 am - 2 pm
Saturday: Mane Dish only - 10:30 am - 6 pm
Sunday: 3 pm - 7 pm

The Game Room is open Monday-Thursday from 10 am - 11:30 pm.


University Bookstore

Student Union
(985) 549-5393

It's the place to shop for Southeastern apparel and merchandise, books, school supplies, snacks, and much more! The Bookstore will offer extended hours at the beginning of the semester:

  • Aug. 12: 9am - 4pm

  • Aug. 13 - 16: 7am - 6pm

  • Aug. 17: 7am - 2pm 

  • Aug. 20 & 21: 7am - 6pm 

  • Aug. 22-23: 7am - 5pm 

Regular hours begin Aug. 24: Monday-Friday from 7:30 am - 5 pm and Friday from 7:30 am - 2 pm. 


Textbook Rental

North Campus, Building F
(985) 549-3780

You can pick up your rental textbooks during the following times. Print out a copy of your class schedule from LEONET (Self Service - Textbook Rental Information) and bring your student ID with you to pick up your books.

  • Aug. 6 - 10: 7am - 6pm 
  • Aug. 11 & 12: 9am - 4pm 
  • Aug. 13 - 17: 7am - 6pm

Regular hours begin Aug. 23: Monday-Friday from 7:30 am - 5 pm and Friday from 7:30 am - 12:30 pm. 


Campus Card Operations

North Campus Financial Aid Building, Room 133
(985) 549-3990

Campus Card Operations office will be open 7:30am - 6pm on Aug. 13 - 16. Normal operating hours will resume on Friday, Aug. 17: Monday-Thursday from 7:30 am - 5 pm and Friday from 7:30 am - 12:30 pm. 

A government issued photo ID is required to pick up your ID. 

To add money to your Lion's Lagniappe account, you can bring cash, check or money order to the Controller's Office.You may also add Lion's Lagniappe to your account through LEONET or with a credit card using GET, the online management system for Lion's Lagniappe and other services. Click here to access GET. 


Parking Office

Pride Hall, 1301 SGA Drive

You may pick up your parking hangtag at room 125 of the University Center during Aug  from 7:30 am - 4:45 pm. Residential Housing students may also pick up hangtags during Move In Mane-ia on Sunday, Aug. from  at the Parking Office in Pride Hall.  

Starting Friday, Aug 17, you may pick up hangtag at Parking Operations regular office in Pride Hall, located at 1301 SGA Drive. The Parking Office is open Monday - Thursday from 7:30 am - 5:00 pm and Friday from 7:30 am - 12:30 pm.

To get your parking decal, first you need to register for your parking decal on LEONET. For directions, click here


University Housing

Pride Hall
(985) 549-2118

Move In Mane-ia is Sunday, Aug. 12. Review the guide to plan your day.

As you get settled into your home, you can call Housing with any questions. Maintenance requests may be submitted online. Don't forget to check out your Residence Hall Association to get involved!


Sims Memorial Library

(985) 549-3860

The regular hours for Sims Memorial Library for the Fall 2018 semester are: 

  • Sunday: 2 pm - 11 pm
  • Monday - Thursday: 7:30 am - 11 pm
  • Friday: 7:30 am - 4:30 pm
  • Saturday - Closed
  • See exceptions to this schedule.


Get Involved

Student Organizations at Southeastern are an integral part of campus life and one of the best opportunities for students to learn outside of the classroom. With more than 125 student organizations, there's something for everyone! Check out all the fun put on by your Campus Activities Board as well!


Campus Safety

Southeastern uses an emergency alert messaging system in the case of an emergency. All student, faculty and staff email accounts are preregistered with the system, but you must sign up to receive emergency alert text messages and voice calls on your cell phone. Sign up now.

Southeastern's free Safe Campus app can be accessed by using your smart phone or device to visit southeastern.edu/safecampusapp. Be sure to save the app to your home screen for easy access. The app can direct dial the University Police Department from its home screen and provides simple instructions and recommendations for actions to take in the event of an on-campus emergency.  


Other Useful Links

Health Center

Counseling Center

Student Affairs

Pennington Activity Center

Office of Veterans Affairs

Contact Information for all Departments


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by: Ashley Richardson