The St. Thomas Aquinas Newman Center is located just off the Winona State University Campus at 475 Huff Street. The Newman Center services both Winona State and St. Mary's University students. There are opportunities for Mass, Confession, Holy Hours, Adoration, as well as general fellowship and various leadership committees and events. In addition to these opportunities, there is also a 7:00 p.m. Mass on Sundays during the school year at Cathedral of the Sacred Heart. The Newman Center is open from 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m. during the school year with limited summer hours and activities. If you would like to learn more about the Newman Center, please click the link below!
FOCUS Missionary Program
In August of 2011 four FOCUS student missionaries came to the Winona Diocese and moved in to the houses surrounding St. Casimir.The missionaries from FOCUS, two men and two women, are college graduates here to work on the college campuses in Winona. These men and women have two goals:
- Inviting College Students into a growing relationship with Jesus Christ and His Church.
- Inspiring and Equipping them for a Lifetime of Christ-centered Evangelization, Discipleship, and Friendships in which they lead others to do the same.