University Security advances the mission of Minnesota State University, Mankato by maintaining a safe and secure living, learning and working environment in partnership with the community we serve.
University Security achieved its first accreditation award with the International Association of Campus Law Enforcement Administrators (IACLEA) in June 2022. IACLEA Accreditation signifies an agency's ongoing commitment to overall excellence, best practices, and professionalism. We are currently the only law enforcement, security, or public safety agency in Minnesota to be awarded accreditation by IACLEA.
University Security offers many services to our campus community. Services include: 24/7 patrol and dispatch, campus lost and found, area access control, safe walks, vehicle jump-starts and unlocks, and a safe and anonymous drug drop box.
University Security is committed to campus safety. View campus personal safety alerts, Daily Crime and Fire Log, and the Annual Security and Fire Safety Report.
Emergency Preparedness information has been developed to provide students, faculty, staff, and campus visitors with information concerning disasters or emergencies that may impact the University.
Star Alert is our Emergency Notification System. It allows campus community members to receive text and email notifications in the event of campus-related emergencies.
A Campus Security Authority (CSA) is someone who has been recognized by the Clery Act as a federally mandated reporter of any Clery Act crimes occurring on campus and campus owned or controlled property.