Where You Are Matters. Find Yourself at Saint Mary’s.

Your college journey is uniquely yours. Saint Mary’s four-year residential liberal arts college in Winona is a place to challenge yourself, pursue your passions, discover innovative ideas, and belong to a diverse community.

Immerse yourself in one of our 40 undergraduate programs and create the path for your career and future.

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Learn more about becoming an undergraduate student on our Winona campus. We are here to provide guidance and resources along the way. You are bound for success — and it all starts here.

Visit Campus

Experience Saint Mary’s campus in Winona virtually. Explore campus on a virtual guided tour, meet an admission counselor via Zoom, and connect with current students during one of our engaging virtual information sessions. Start your virtual visit from anywhere!

We also welcome you to visit campus in-person, with safety as our top priority for you and our campus community. Modified in-person, on-campus visits are available. All in-person campus visits must be scheduled in advance.

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Yes, I’m Ready to Apply:

If you have decided to apply, you can start your application at any time. You will receive an admission and scholarship decision shortly after completion of your application. Contact your admission counselor if you have any questions.

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What Student are You?
Get more details about the application process by selecting the student type that best describes you. Learn about required transcripts, application deadlines, test optional admission, and more.

First-Year Students

Transfer Students

International Students

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College Credit In High School

First Generation Initiative


Tuition and Fees

A college education is invaluable. You can take it wherever you go, or as far as you want to go. The cost of a quality education should not get in the way of reaching your goals. Here at Saint Mary’s, we are committed to providing a quality education that is accessible and affordable. Explore cost breakdowns for tuition, room, board, and fees.

Cost and Fees

Financial Aid and Scholarships

Approximately 99% of all undergraduates at Saint Mary’s receive some form of financial aid. Learn more about the many grants, scholarships, loans, and special programs Saint Mary’s has available. We will help you navigate the financial process and customize a financial aid package based on your needs. Learn all the ways we can help make your college education affordable.

Paying for College


Bachelor’s Completion

Are you an adult who needs to finish your degree? Learn more about the generous credit transfer policy at Saint Mary’s. 


Hendrickson Center, Room 111
Winona Campus
Hours: Monday–Friday 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and select Saturdays from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Schedule In-Person Visit Must schedule in advance
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Mailing Address

Office of Admission
Saint Mary's University of Minnesota
700 Terrace Heights #2
Winona, MN 55987-1399
800-635-5987, Ext. 1700