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, March 5 - Applications for Spring 2021 Graduation (PDF) need to be submitted.

Friday, May 7 - Spring 2021 Commencement.


2021 Spring Commencement

With current circumstances, a virtual celebration is planned for Spring 2021 Commencement.

Another way that the Class of 2021 will be celebrated is through several small Name Reading Ceremonies on May 7, 2021.

For the health and safety of our students, staff, and the community, all participating students must register by April 9, 2021. Send in your RSVP today!

WSU is closely monitoring the situation with evolving health and safety guidelines.

All Spring 2021 graduates will receive commencement information via email throughout the semester.

Learn more about the Commencement Ceremony.