How to Apply
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Freshman Application We are no longer accepting new applications for Fall 2014. Applying for Fall 2015? You may begin on Sept. 1, 2014
Transfer Application If you have earned any college credit or have attended another college/university after high school graduation or GED date, you are a transfer. Read transfer information before applying
International Application Processing time is approximately 3-4 weeks. Please apply early to have time for visa, interview, and travel plans
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After you apply
Campus Security Act & Fire Safety Report
Winona State University recognizes providing the safest environment possible is an integral element of the University’s educational mission and annually publishes a Campus Security Report that is available to everyone. This report provides statements of policy for a broad range of safety, community relations, environmental safety, enforcement authority, Annual Fire Safety Compliance Report, missing person’s policy, emergency notification and response and a 3-year statistical review of designated crimes on campus. A printed copy of this report may be obtained at no charge, from the office of Winona State University Security, office: Sheehan Hall, 264 W. Mark Street, Winona, MN 55987 or by calling 507-457-5555. The report in its entirety can be found at:
For students, faculty and staff attending Winona State University-Rochester Campus, the report can be found at:
WSU International Services
Under the MN Government Data Practices Act, WSU may not share private information with anyone other than the student, regardless of the student’s age, after an application is submitted. Admissions will ask applicants to identify themselves. Email addresses must match those previously provided by the student.
The Federal Education Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) authorization form is provided to new students at first enrollment, typically during their registration program day.