Fire Athletics to add Bass Fishing as Newest Team

SEU will launch its 20th athletic program when bass fishing begins its inaugural season this coming fall.  The Fire will compete in the Bassmaster College Series and Major League Fishing’s Abu Garcia College Fishing Series where boats of two anglers each will fish in a tournament on a given weekend with each boat weighing in […]

SEU to Hold Fall 2022 Commencement

SEU will hold our Fall 2022 Commencement ceremony on our Lakeland campus on Friday, December 9, at 5 p.m. on Victory Field. The ceremony will feature guest speaker Dr. Alveda King, daughter of late civil rights activist Reverend A.D. King and niece of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. About the Graduates The fall class […]

How to Prepare for Success in Grad School

Do you have a passion to change the world around you, but aren’t sure where to begin? The mission of Southeastern University is to help you discover and develop your divine design — which is the unique calling that God has placed on your life.  Whether you are looking to advance in your field, grow […]

Making A Difference Through Advocacy and Photography

It all started with an alumni magazine article for Matias ’13 (MBA) and Barbarah ’15 (Reynolds) Perttula. When Matias first met Barbarah in person, it was at a Starbucks in Lakeland. Matias was with SEU President Kent Ingle when he introduced the pair to each other. “The following day, after meeting her, I cracked open the […]

Director of Nursing Retires, Search Begins for Chief Nursing Administrator

SEU has recently announced that the Director of Nursing, Dr. Susie Tasker-Weaver, will be retiring at the end of the 2022-23 academic year. Dr. Susie has played an integral role in the development and advancement of the university’s nursing program, and has served as the director since 2017.  “It has been my dream since 2003 […]

A Closed Door Isn’t a Rejection. It’s a Redirection.

Applying to college can be a difficult process, but both college graduates and current college students know that choosing the right school can be even more difficult. When it comes down to making that final decision, you start to ask yourself questions like, “Is this school the right fit for me?” or  “Can I see […]

A Message from the President – Hurricane Ian

SEU Community, This morning I am incredibly grateful for God’s protection over our SEU community and Lakeland campus as we weathered Hurricane Ian. It’s during times like this that our faith is strengthened and we are truly reminded of what’s most important to us – the safety and well-being of our families and friends.  Although […]

Completing the FAFSA: Everything You Should Know

Completing the FAFSA

Let’s be honest. College is expensive, and figuring out how to pay for it can be overwhelming. In addition to figuring out which scholarships and grants are available to you, there are also multiple Federal Student Aid programs you’ll want to consider. But to get any sort of financial aid, you’ll first need to know the […]

SEU Announces New Executive Director of Hispanic Leadership Center

SEU recently announced that Rev. Jeanette Salguero has been appointed as the executive director of the Carrión Hispanic Leadership Center.  Salguero will serve as the pillar in the leadership of the Carrión Center, providing her voice and expertise in the resourcing and advancement of the center’s overall mission and strategic goals.  “I am honored to […]

SEU Celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month with Lecture Series

In celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month, SEU’s Carrión Hispanic Leadership Center will be hosting a lecture series on Thursday, September 15, at its Lakeland campus.  The series is intended to recognize and honor Hispanic Heritage Month, which takes place this year from September 15 to October 15, and highlight the contributions that the Hispanic community […]