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Welcome New Students to Winona State!

Are you a new incoming student to Winona State? If yes, please see the important schedule of events below. We look forward to seeing you on campus.

Note: You will need your StarID and password to access the Personalized Student Orientation Week Schedule. If you have trouble logging in, please contact WSU Tech Support at 507.457.5240.


Transfer Students

Transfer students will have their Group Meeting at 9am on Aug. 22 in Pasteur Hall 133.

You also are encouraged to attend other Welcome Week activities and connect with new friends and classmates in the Transfer Student Facebook Group. 

During the week, you can eat in the dining hall with a pay-per-meal option if you don't have a meal plan.

If you have questions, please contact the Warrior Success Center at 507.457.5878.


2018 All-University New Student Welcome and Picnic

Wednesday, August 22 at 11am

All WSU new students are invited to attend the WSU New Student Welcome and Picnic at 11am on Wednesday, August 22. The Welcome Ceremony will begin at 11am in McCown gym, Memorial Hall.

This is the official University Welcome for Fall 2018 freshmen, transfer and international students. We welcome you and know that you will enjoy becoming part of the WSU community.

Seating takes place from 10:30 - 11am. A short ceremony will be followed by a lunch in Jack Kane Dining Center in Kryzsko Commons. Wear your purple to this informal event!