WSU-Rochester Student E-Newsletter

The following information has been sent to WSU-Rochester students' emails. Check back often for updates from the Student & Campus Services Office at WSU-Rochester.


We are excited you enrolled at Winona State. Periodically throughout the semester we will email you information that is important to you as a WSU-Rochester student. We encourage you to stay informed by liking our WSU-Rochester Facebook page and reviewing information available on our WSU-Rochester website. If you have any questions or recommendations, let us know. We are here to help you!

Student and Campus Services Office

We are here to help! Located on the WSU-Rochester/Rochester Community and Technical College campus, first floor of the Student Services building, next to the RCTC’s Cashier’s Office, SS128. The WSU-Rochester Student and Campus Services (SCS) Office has full-time staff available to provide academic and administrative services for WSU-Rochester students. Contact SCS at or 507.285.7100.

SCS Office provides assistance with:

  • Access Services
  • Admissions
  • Advising
  • Career Services (Resumes, Interviews, and Job Seeking)
  • Financial Aid
  • Graduation
  • Ombudsperson (student services advocate)
  • Probation/Suspension
  • Registration
  • Student Life Activities & Events
  • Student Life Clubs & Organizations
  • Tutoring/Learning Center

Spring Student Life Activities

For more information, check out the Winona State University-Rochester bulletin board across from the RCTC Cashier’s Office; stop by WSU-R Student & Campus Services Office, SS 128; or contact Trent Dernbach at 507.280.5079 or

Mixed Blood Theatre: Daughters of Africa

  • Friday, February 5 at 10am
  • RCTC Hill Theatre
  • Free and open to the public!

A music-driven history of the triumphs and accomplishments of African American women was written for Mixed Blood Theatre by award-winning playwright Syl Jones. It is a striking collection of profiles of both famous and forgotten remarkable women, celebrated and overlooked by history. Daughters of Africa is an exuberant celebration fueled by the songs of Lena Horne, Aretha Franklin, Queen Latifah and many others. This one-woman show, directed by Warren C. Bowles, features Tatiana Williams.

Comedy Night featuring Mentalist Sean Bott & the Grant Edmonds Game Show

  • Thursday, February 11 at 7pm
  • RCTC Cafeteria
  • Free and open to all WSU-R and RCTC students!
  • Food and refreshments will be provided

Post-Civil Rights Life in America with Carmen & Larry Mahlum

  • Tuesday, February 23 at 12:30pm
  • RCTC Hill Theatre
  • Free and open to the public!

Visiting Advisors From Winona Campus

Schedule an appointment with a Visiting Advisor from the Winona Campus. Stop by Student & Campus Services, SS128, to make an appointment or call 507.285.7100 or email

Spring 2016 Visiting Advisor Schedule

Admissions, Carl and Sarah

  • Jan. 27, Feb. 24, March 30, April 27
College of Business, Kattie
  • Jan. 7, Feb. 11, March 3, April 14, May 5
Financial Aid Services, Mari
  • Wednesdays, 9am to 3pm
International Services
  • The second Monday of each month, 9am to 3pm