Academic Affairs

The Office of Academic Affairs is dedicated to ensuring quality education by providing services and support to Winona State faculty and students in Winona and Rochester.

Academic Affairs provides administrative oversight and academic leadership for the university’s five colleges, graduate programs, and academic divisions, and facilitates academic policies, procedures, regulations, and standards.

Provost Darrell Newton

Provost and Vice President of Academic Affairs Darrell Newton is the chief academic officer of the University.

He is responsible for advising and counseling the President, working with internal and external constituents to provide leadership and direction, as well as facilitating undergraduate and graduate academic planning. 

Learn more about areas of study, policies and procedures, faculty and student resources.

For more information, contact Academic Affairs at or 507.457.5010.