Veterans Resources

Winona State is proud to serve veteran students and students from military families. Each year, nearly 200 students use military benefits to further their education.

The Veterans Affairs Office has an open door policy. Whatever you’re dealing with, we can help.

Our team is here to answer all your questions and be your advocate so you can get support you need to achieve your educational goals.

Apply for Benefits

Explore your options for military education benefits and submit your benefits application.

Find Resources

No one can do it alone. And with all the support services for students, you don’t have to.

Take advantage of the resources available on campus and in the community.

Prepare for Deployment

If you are being deployed, here’s the process to pause your education until you return.

Connect with Us

You are welcome to stop by the Veterans Affairs Office in Maxwell Hall, Room 110A to learn about resources for veterans and their families at WSU.

Or, feel free to email at or call 507.457.5109 to ask any questions.

We’re here to help you reach your education goals at WSU.

Minnesota State Policies

WSU follows all policies established by Minnesota State. Here are a few policies that are specific to veteran students and military families:

​Section 487 (a)(20) of the Higher Education Act (HEA) prohibits the University from providing incentive compensation to employees or third party entities for their success in securing student enrollments or the awarding of Title IV Higher Education Act program funds.