2019 Spring Commencement


Friday, May 10, 2019

Winona State University's commencement ceremony will take place in McCown Gymnasium, Memorial Hall. New this year, the commencement ceremonies will be ticketed. Learn more about Commencement Tickets.


Commencement Ceremony

  • 9 am -  College of Nursing & Health Sciences
  • 12:30 pm -  College of Business and College of Science & Engineering
  • 4 pm  -  College of Education and College of Liberal Arts

Commencement Rehearsal - Thursday, May 9, 2019

  • 10:30 am - College of Nursing & Health Sciences
  • 11:15 am -  College of Business and College of Science & Engineering
  • 12:00 pm  -  College of Education and College of Liberal Arts

Students should check in at the tables in front of Memorial Hall. In case of inclement weather, the check in will be held outside of the Harriet Johnson Auditorium (2nd floor Somsen Hall) 30 minutes prior to rehearsal.


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Ancestral Recognition

We recognize and acknowledge that Winona State University is situated on the ancestral lands of the Dakota people. We acknowledge and honor the Dakota Nations and the sacred land of all indigenous peoples.