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    St. Mary's University of Minnesota ::: Winona, Minnesota ::: Midwest U.S.


    • A Pathways Plus Program university partner
    • Founded in 1912, St. Mary's is home to 1,350 undergraduates and 4,600 post-graduate and adult learner students
    • 83% of undergraduates live on campus
    • 96 full time faculty; 12:1 student/faculty ratio
    • 400 acre campus situated on bluffs overlooking the mighty Mississippi River contains 46 buildings (16 residence halls).
    • SMUM offers 57 undergraduate majors including unusual and popular programs in cytotechnology, E-business technology, electronic publishing, engineering physics, journalism, nuclear medicine technology
    •  All courses in the English Language Bridge Program are credit bearing
    • Post-graduate programs in International Business and Geographic Information Systems (used in fossil fuel exploration, mapping etc.) of one year + duration

    Campus Size

    400 acres


    Temperate - 4 seasons

    Student Body

    1,400 undergraduates; 750 graduate students; 8% international

    Class Size

    22 students


    101 full-time, nearly 90% with terminal degrees, 0 Teaching Assistants

    Student/Faculty Ratio


    Degrees Offered

    Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Science, Bachelor Music Education, Master of International Business, Master of Arts, Master of Science, Master of Education

    Programs of Study

    Accounting, Art Studio, Biochemistry, Biology, Biophysics, Chemistry, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Criminal Justice, Cytogenetic Technology, E-Business Technology, Education, Electronic Publishing, Engineering Physics, Environmental Biology, French, Global Studies, Graphic Design, History, History/Social Science, Human Services, International Business, Journalism, Literature, Management, Marketing, Mathematical/Computer Science, Mathematics, Medical Technology, Music, Music Education, Music Industry, Music Performance, Nuclear Medicine Technology, Pastoral & Youth Ministry, Philosophy, Political Science, Psychology, Public Relations, Religious Education, Social Science, Sociology, Spanish, Theatre Arts, Theology, Pre-Chemical Engineering, Pre-Dentistry, Pre-Law, Medicine, Pre-Physical Therapy, Pre-Theology, Pre-Veterinary Science, Masters International Business, M.S. Geographic Information Science, Masters of Arts Instruction


    Saint Mary's University of Minnesota is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and is a member of the North Center Association.


    The Princeton Review's "US New & World Report's" America's Best Colleges, and Forbes Best Colleges.

    Campus Features

    Recreational and Athletic Center with indoor running track, courts for basketball, tennis, volleyball and racquetball; aerobic equipment, weight room and dance studio; an ice arena and an eight lane swimming pool.

    Toner Student Center with bookstore, art gallery, wellness center, and game room with pool tables, ping-pong and large-screen TV's.

    Performance Center with 455 seat theatre, 120 seat recital hall, and a "black box" studio theatre.


    NCAA Division III
    Men's: Baseball, Basketball, Cross-County, Golf, Ice-Hockey, Soccer, Swimming and Diving, Tennis, Track and Field
    Women's: Basketball, Cross-Country, Golf, Ice-Hockey, Soccer, Softball, Swimming and Diving, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball

    Extracurricular Activities

    More than 90 student clubs and organizations, a multitude of campus activities and frequent organized trips to nearby cities such as Minneapolis, St. Paul, Rochester, and Chicago.

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