United In Our Mission

As a campus frequently recognized by the Minnesota Secretary of State for encouraging voting, and one committed to the American Democracy Project, WSU is full-throated in our commitment to the democratic process and the U.S. Constitution. We watched the events in...

Wishing You Health & Happiness

As challenging as 2020 has been, we feel so blessed to be a part of the Winona State University community. We’ve been inspired by how our students and employees rose to meet and overcome every adversity. Even now when the days are their shortest, the light of Winona...

COVID Precautions at WSU

  There has been an increase recently in COVID-19 cases in Winona County, due in part to the return of college students, including those who attend Winona State University. For those who are concerned about how this will affect them, I would like to share with...

Creating An Inclusive Campus

As many of you know, Winona State University is situated on the ancestral lands of the Dakota people. We are committed to acknowledging and honoring the Dakota Nations—and the sacred land of all Indigenous People—and we routinely work with and seek counsel from the...

A Time To Take Action

We stand with the Black community. Hate, racism, and bigotry have no place at Winona State University. The senseless killing of Mr. George Floyd has cast a spotlight on the systemic racism prevalent not only in Minneapolis but all across our nation, and we have much...