News & Events

Stay up to date with the latest news and see what’s going on at WSU.

Academic Calendars

Stay on top of important academic dates for the entire year or for a specific semester.

University Theme
The University Theme brings students, staff, and community members together to examine social issues and big ideas.

This year’s theme is “Culture of Caring”, and you’re invited to get involved.

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University Theme
Speakers & Educational Series
At WSU, learning isn’t limited to the classroom.

Explore new ideas on your own through the Common Book project, guest speakers, and lecture series on campus throughout the year.

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Guest speakers give a lecture to a crowd in an auditorium on campus.
Follow WSU on Social Media

Join the conversation and connect with Winona State. Discover which clubs, organizations, and departments are on social platforms too!

Campus Facilities Projects

WSU is working to create learning environments that meet the needs of students and educators, while also furthering sustainability efforts and honoring the history of our campus.

Leading Energy Savings & Sustainability
In Fall 2021, WSU implemented a $12 million campus-wide energy savings and sustainability project that includes the largest solar energy system on any Minnesota State campus.
See Why LESS is More
An aerial view of the Integrated Wellness Center parking lot with solar panel installations.
The Center for Interdisciplinary Collaboration, Engagement and Learning project will replace Gildemeister and Watkins Halls with a new building.

The CICEL building will create a gateway to the WSU main campus with academic spaces that bring students and faculty from different disciplines together for creative collaboration.

Learn about CICEL
An architect rendering of the planned CICEL building on the Winona campus.