The Office for Student Engagement encourages development through co-curricular and extracurricular experiences while providing an inclusive environment for the student body. We facilitate involvement and real world readiness for our students through engagement in Student Organizations, Student Government Association, Leadership Development, Multicultural and International Student Affairs, Campus Activities Board and Fraternity and Sorority Life.
Community | Inclusion | Intentionality
Innovation | Leadership
Events & Programs
The Welcome Back Block Party is an annual fall event that showcases our National Pan-Hellenic Council and Multicultural Student Groups. Students are able to watch live entertainment, eat from a variety of food trucks, and play life-size interactive games.
The Lions LEAD Retreat provides opportunities for students looking to get involved as well as current student leaders who want to enhance their leadership skills. The skills learned and friendships gained help students to become better individual leaders and make a difference on Southeastern’s campus.
Gumbo YaYa is a Southeastern tradition that occurs during Homecoming Week to salute our state's spicy culture by serving up tons of jambalaya, gumbo, red beans, and rice! Students celebrate with delicious games, prizes, representation of the Homecoming Court, and a cake cutting ceremony with University President, Dr. Crain!
Each year the Campus Activities Board hosts the Miss Southeastern Pageant, a preliminary competition as part of the Miss Louisiana/Miss America Organization. Miss Southeastern represents the university by participating in several events on campus and in the community during her reign.
Greek Week is a week full of events for Fraternity and Sorority Life to participate around campus while strengthening their bond as Greek-letter organizations.
Strawberry Jubilee is a spring semester event that brings students together for fun, food, and friendship with delicious strawberries and various activities that will leave you wanting more! This event coincides with the annual Strawberry Festival in Ponchatoula, La.
Office for Student Engagement
Student Union West
Tel: (985) 549-2120
Fax: (985) 549-5933