- 4 Year
- WINONA, MN
- Academicsgrade B minus
- Valuegrade A minus
- Diversitygrade B
- Campusgrade B
- Athleticsgrade B+
- Party Scenegrade A minus
- Professorsgrade B+
- Locationgrade B
- Dormsgrade B
- Campus Foodgrade B minus
- Student Lifegrade B+
- Safetygrade B+
We're the #1 public university in Minnesota (US News and World Report Best Colleges Rankings 2021). Our campuses in Winona and Rochester are large enough for big opportunities and small enough to feel like home.
We are invested in supporting you from day one. You'll benefit from our eWarrior Program. Every undergrad gets a fully equipped laptop.
You'll save money with our our affordable tuition. 85% of students receive financial aid. Out-of-state students automatically qualify for our resident tuition scholarship and pay the same rate as Minnesota students.
We offer 200 programs - with online learning options available.
We are proud to have the #1 student success rate in the Minnesota State system. And best of all, 92% of WSU grads get a job in their field.
Winona State University Rankings
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Will You Get In?
Most Popular Majors
- Nursing248 Graduates
- Elementary Education165 Graduates
- Business147 Graduates
- Liberal Arts and Humanities81 Graduates
- Biology79 Graduates
- Psychology75 Graduates
- Social Work and Youth Services73 Graduates
- Kinesiology and Exercise Science69 Graduates
- Criminal Justice and Safety Studies68 Graduates
- Communications66 Graduates
Endless Academic Possibilities
College is the time to expand your world, to stretch your understanding and take hold of new and exciting possibilities. With over 80 majors across our five colleges - Business, Education, Liberal Arts, Nursing & Health Sciences, and Science & Engineering - you're sure to find the program that will lead you toward the successful, meaningful, and productive future you are aiming for.
- Mix of Online and on Campus39%
- On Campus57%
- Active, average, intelligent28%
- The best of both worlds...fun and school44%
- Worth it6%
Winona State University Reviews
It isn't easy to find housing if you're looking to live off-campus, but it's definitely worth it. The dorms are okay for the first year but not something I would want to spend my entire college career in.