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Afford WSU

You can’t put a value on an education from Winona State University, but we’re proud to be one of the most affordable college options in Minnesota.

Education within Reach

Find out why we’ve been named one of America’s 100 Best College Buys for 25 years in a row.

98%
of First-Year Students Receive Financial Aid

We offer a wide range of options to help students pay for college.

88%
of All Students Receive Financial Aid

It’s not just your first year. Our aid extends to returning students, transfers, and graduate students too!

$1.4 Million
Awarded in Scholarships from the WSU Foundation

The WSU Foundation awards over 700 scholarships each year.

Financial Aid Process
RaiseMe
Through RaiseMe you can earn micro-scholarships for your achievements during high school–both in and out of the classroom.

WSU offers micro-scholarships for things like:

  • $75 for an A in a core course
  • Up to $250 for a campus visit or event
  • Up to $500 for taking on work experience, internships or supporting your family
Join RaiseMe
Money Management
Managing a student budget can be stressful. That’s why we offer resources and tools for students and alumni to develop their financial literacy and personal finance skills.
Find Money Management Tools
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Contact Us

Need help figuring out the financial aid process? Have questions about your award letter or how aid money is distributed?

Financial aid counselors are available to help you understand how you can fund your college education.