Welcome to the Kryzsko Commons Student Union

The hub of student activities at Winona State University is in Kryzsko Commons, where you’ll find places to eat, study, meet or simply hang out. "Students, this is YOUR building!" ~ Joe Reed, Student Union Director  

Come check out the new expansion that was completed in June South entrance, enhanced Baldwin Lounge, new conference and study rooms, and a reinvigorated WSU Bookstore!

Dining Options:

Jack Kane Dining Center

An all-you-care-to-eat dining center located in the upper level of Kryzsko Commons

The Smaug Food Court

A food court located in the lower level of Kryzsko Commons featuring

  • Grab-n-go foods
  • Asian, Italian and Mexican cuisines
  • Sandwiches and wraps
  • Grille items

Kafé Kryzsko

A convenience store adjacent to The Smaug Food Court featuring

  • Made-to-order smoothies
  • Coffee, juice, soft drinks
  • Fresh bakery items
  • Pre-packaged foods

Study Locations:

  • Baldwin Lounge (quiet study space)
  • Lower and Upper Hyphens (great for small groups)
  • Kryzsko Solarium (study or hang out)

Meet, Hang or Catch an Event:

The Student Activity Center is located in the lower level of Kryzsko Commons and features many amenities:

  • The Art Tye Lounge with booths, couches, and a big-screen TV
  • Conference room
  • Stage
  • Dance floor

Drop by the following office in Kryzsko Commons:

Conference rooms and private dining areas are available to students for meetings and informal gatherings upon request. 

Visit the Meeting Rooms & Equipment page for more information.

Student Union Hours
Academic Year:
Monday-Friday: 8am - 12am
Saturday-Sunday: 10am - 12am
*Baldwin Lounge study area
open until 2am

Monday - Friday: 8am - 4:30pm
Saturday & Sunday: Closed

Monday-Thursday: 7:30am - 9pm
Friday: 7:30am - 6pm
Saturday & Sunday: Closed
Contact Us
Or 507.457.5314
250 West Howard Street
Winona, MN 55987