6,240
Students
Financial aid thermometer
15,554
Avg. Financial Aid
Minimal
Admission Difficulty
97
97%
Acceptance Rate
Suburban setting
Suburban
Setting
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Overview

Southeastern University is a Comprehensive institution located in Lakeland, FL, in a suburban setting.

Location & Contact

Address 1000 Longfellow Boulevard
Lakeland, FL  33801
United States
Contact Ms. Sarah Clark
Executive Director of Admission
Email: admission@seu.edu
Phone: 863-667-5018

Majors & Degrees

Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Communication, Journalism And Related Programs Associate Bachelors
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Education Associate Bachelors
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English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
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Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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History Associate Bachelors
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Legal Professions And Studies Associate Bachelors
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Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities Associate Bachelors
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Mathematics And Statistics Associate Bachelors
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Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies Associate Bachelors
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Parks, Recreation, Leisure And Fitness Studies Associate Bachelors
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Psychology Associate Bachelors
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Public Administration And Social Service Professions Associate Bachelors
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Security And Protective Services Associate Bachelors
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Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Theology And Religious Vocations Associate Bachelors
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Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

1,258
Applied
1,228
Accepted
6,240
Enrolled
98%
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Female Admissions

683
Females Applied
668
Females Accepted
98%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

575
Males Applied
560
Males Accepted
97%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

40
Application Fee
3.37
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
Essay
One recommendation
Required for some programs Interview

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen May 1st June 1st
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer July 1st Not reported Yes

Test Scores Accepted

Test Avg. Score Accepted 25th PercentileInfo icon 75th PercentileInfo icon
SAT Critical Reading 547 500 610
SAT Math 516 470 570
ACT Composite 21 19 24

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

24,360
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Fees

1,000
Full-time student fees
9,550
Room & board
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Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered No
Tuition pre-payment plan No
Tuition payment plans offered Yes
Student groups that qualify for full or partial waiver of tuition Employees

Financial Aid

15,554
Avg. Financial Aid Package
15,729
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
15,975
Avg. International Student Financial Aid Package
4,107
Avg. Loan Aid
9,024
Avg. Grant Aid
6,252
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
100% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
61%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
13%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

6,240
Total undergrad students
1%
International Students
47%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 18.53%
Black or African American 13.41%
White or Caucasian 59.18%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.48%
Asian 1.73%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.51%
Two or more races 0.03%
Other 4.89%

Gender

Male (43.88%)
Female (56.12%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements Yes
Housing options Men-only housing
Women-only housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 32%

Student Activities

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Campus events:
SEU Conference, Battle of the Dorms and Club Rush

Student Services

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Student Organizations

Greek fraternities
Greek sororities
Local fraternities
Local sororities

Campus Security & Safety

24-hour emergency telephone/alarm services Checkmark
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Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
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Cheerleading No Checkmark No
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Softball Checkmark No No
Tennis No Checkmark Checkmark
Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark No No
Volleyball Checkmark No No
Wrestling No Checkmark Checkmark
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Women's Sports

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Baseball No No No
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Cheerleading No Checkmark No
Cross-country Running No Checkmark Checkmark
Football Checkmark No No
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Wrestling No No No

Faculty

467
Total Faculty
20:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 160
Part-time - 307
Male - 285
Female - 182