Category: Campus Life

Student Blog: The Importance of Community

The Oxford English Dictionary defines community as “a feeling of fellowship with others, as a result of sharing common attitudes, interests and goals.” Before college, I never understood the importance of community — when in reality, I’ve always been a part of it. I had a strong group of Christian friends during high school who I now realize, looking back on ... More

SEU Ranked Among Top 10 Fastest-Growing Private Baccalaureate Colleges

Southeastern University was recently recognized by The Chronicle of Higher Education among the top 10 fastest-growing private baccalaureate colleges in the nation as enrollment continues to climb for the fourth straight year in a row. Enrollment increased by nearly 20 percent this fall compared to 2014–2015 and has increased by almost 60 percent since 2011–2012. More than 4,500 students are currently enrolled, and the university welcomed the largest freshman cohort in its history — 1,059 students. More

September 28, 2015

The Top 15 for Avoiding the Freshman 15

Ever heard of the “Freshman 15”? This common expression refers to the typical amount of weight gained by students during their first year of college. At SEU, we provide plenty of ways for students to stay in shape — and have fun doing it. The following are some of our favorite suggestions for avoiding the freshman 15 and staying healthy throughout college: 1. Go for a run Southeastern’s 88-acre campus is ... More

August 24, 2015

A Sneak Peak of Life on Campus

Choosing where you’ll go to college and dreaming about that next step in your life is an exciting time — but it’s also a decision that shouldn’t be taken lightly. Thankfully, there are plenty of resources for finding out if a school is the right place for you, including visiting the campus in person. At SEU, we offer dozens of opportunities each year for students and their families ... More

May 7, 2015

Connecting with Professor Christina Gard on SEU’s Campus Mentoring Program

From meeting new friends during Welcome Week to cheering on the Fire alongside thousands of fans at Victory Field, there are plenty of ways on campus to get plugged in and build lifelong friendships.[block]One of the best ways to build authentic relationships during your time at SEU is participating in the Connect mentoring program.[/block] One of the best ways to build authentic relationships during your time at ... More