Current Students

School of Graduate Studies

Graduate students are important members of the Winona State University community of learners. Each and every single graduate student brings a uniquely personal, cultural and academic perspective that enriches WSU.

Make the most out of what the Winona and Rochester campus has to offer while pursuing your education. Winona State is truly an outstanding place to live and work.


Important Dates & Deadlines

Friday, Oct. 8, 2021 (Midterm) – Deadline to apply for graduation.

  • Submit the Graduate Student – Application for Graduation form on WarriorSpace to apply for graduation. Submit this same form to apply for Certificate Program Completion. You'll need your StarID to login.

Friday, Dec. 10, 2021 – Fall 2021 Commencement

  • College of Liberal Arts - 9:00am
  • College of Science and Engineering - 9:00am
  • College of Business - 11:30am
  • College of Education - 11:30am
  • College of Nursing and Health Sciences - 2:00pm

Friday, May 6, 2022 – Spring 2022 Commencement

Learn more about the Commencement Ceremony.