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Tips for Finding a College Roommate

Tips for Finding a College Roommate

Let’s be honest, one of the scariest things to think about when heading off to college is who your roommate will be. WSU offers a roommate request process, but if you don’t request a roommate, it’s totally fine! Many of our students are paired with someone they did...

How to Use MoveIT Securely

How to Use MoveIT Securely

You've decided to apply for Winona State University and now begins the process of submitting documents securely. Before we begin, congratulations on applying! Winona State looks forward to helping you through the process. Before beginning the step by step process...

The Ultimate Guide to College Writing

The Ultimate Guide to College Writing

There are a few things that are the same in nearly every college student’s experience.  You’re going to have more freedom—and, therefore, more responsibility.  You’re going to make friends (trust me).  You’re going to write. A lot.   With this last one, I know what...

10 Campus Clubs & 5 Downtown Spots for the Bookworm Warrior

10 Campus Clubs & 5 Downtown Spots for the Bookworm Warrior

When we all come together for university events, it's easy to see a sea of purple and label us collectively as Warriors. However, not every Warrior is alike. Some Warriors enjoy sports while others prefer hiking; some like music while others appreciate movies. For any...

What to Expect on Your Move-In Day

What to Expect on Your Move-In Day

We all know Move-In Day seems daunting and stressful, especially as a first-year student, but it’s honestly a breeze. It’s tough to guess what to expect when moving in because you haven’t done it before, so here’s a shortened list of what to expect on your move-in...

6 Tips for Starting Freshman Year

6 Tips for Starting Freshman Year

If you’re reading this, I’m going to assume you are a new student looking for some advice, so welcome to Winona State University! When you first arrive on campus you will be met by many smiling faces, willing to help your transition to college life go smoothly. These...

How I Chose my Major

How I Chose my Major

Choosing a major in college can be a tough decision to make, especially if you have no idea what kind of career you want to pursue. And if you’re an indecisive person like me, you know this decision can be even more challenging. One thing to keep in mind when it comes...

Deciding on a Major

Deciding on a Major

Still deciding on a major or maybe questioning the one you currently have? That is totally OK and normal! According to the National Center for Education Statistics, about 80% of college students change their major at least once!  My freshman year in 2015, I came into...

What it’s Like to be a Double-Major

What it’s Like to be a Double-Major

Double majoring in college sounds scary and like a lot to take on, but double majoring in English is so worth it. First thing to know is that there are six different English majors offered at Winona State. These include English Literature and Language, English...

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