Visit Us and Experience the First of Many Amazing Opportunities

Make the most of your campus visit, virtually or in person. Whether you see the bluffs up close as you walk around campus, or meet with an admissions counselor on Zoom who makes you feel like you’re already part of the Saint Mary’s family — experiencing the Winona campus will change everything. At Saint Mary’s, a transformational experience is what it's all about.

In-Person Visit

We can’t wait to show you and your family the Winona campus! You’ll experience a campus tour and meet with an admission counselor. Right away, you’ll feel the spirit of Saint Mary’s and our welcoming community. It’s as vibrant as ever. All in-person visits must be scheduled in advance. Register today for an in-person visit.

Schedule Visit

Virtual Visit

Can’t come to campus? We’re here to help. Schedule a personalized virtual visit with an admission counselor. Connect with those who know Saint Mary’s best. Set up a one-on-one call to learn about programs, financial aid, and the next steps to becoming a Cardinal. We would love to call or video chat with you!

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Upcoming Events

We can't wait to meet you — so we're making it easier than ever. With so many upcoming events, you'll have the opportunity to step on campus, learn more about us, and see your future at Saint Mary's. Experience our welcoming community and the many ways Saint Mary's says YES to YOU and your college education.

Cardinal Success Day 

Friday, Sept. 16 • 9 a.m.
Students and families
Explore Saint Mary’s and get the tools needed for your college search!

  • Tour campus
  • Learn about financial aid and the FAFSA
  • Find out about private scholarship opportunities
  • Fill out an application with the help of our admission staff


Explore the Nest 

Saturday, Oct. 1 • 9:45 a.m.
Students only
High school juniors and seniors, Come experience fall (and outdoor fun!) on campus. Have lunch with one of our current students and explore campus.



FAFSA Webinar 

Wednesday, Oct. 5 • 5 - 6 p.m.
Students and families
Join us virtually and we’ll help you with your FAFSA application! This webinar is presented by Joy Rockwell, our Associate Director of Financial Aid. Ask questions via chat during this live session.



Destination Winona (MEA)

Thursday - Saturday, Oct. 20 - 22
Students and families
Spend your MEA break getting to know Saint Mary’s! Tour campus, attend an informal presentation, and meet our welcoming community. 

Thursday, October 20 - 9 a.m. registration

Thursday, October 20 • 1 p.m. registration

Friday, October 21 • 9 a.m. registration

Friday, October 21 • 1 p.m. registration

Saturday, October 22 • 9 a.m. registration


Accepted Student Day

Saturday, Nov. 5 • 9 a.m.
Students and families
We’re calling all future cardinals! Meet your future classmates and discover campus like never before. You’ll tour campus with a student ambassador, engage in a Q&A panel, go on a scavenger hunt, and have lunch with us.
We hope to see you there!
*This event is limited to one student and two guests. 


Experience It Firsthand — From the Palm of Your Hand

Explore our beautiful Winona campus on an interactive guided tour — from anywhere, any time. Get a peek at our campus and the spaces that make it home for our students. Picture yourself home at Saint Mary’s.

Connect With Us

JoAnn Frahm

Administrative Assistant and Visit Coordinator

Admission - College

Hendrickson Center, HC 111

Campus Box: # 2

(507) 457-1700

JoAnn Frahm
Student in crowd

Personalized Visit

Ready to explore? Choose our in-depth visit to Saint Mary’s. Our admission team will help gear your visit toward your interests.

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Transfer Student Visit

Bring your official transcripts and meet with a counselor for an on-the-spot decision on transferring to Saint Mary’s. 

Schedule a Transfer Visit

Prospective students on group tour

Visitor Events

Attending an event is great for taking your first look or making your final decision. Get a taste of the Saint Mary’s experience.

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