About Security & Security Services

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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.

Security Contact Information

University Security Administration and full-time Staff.

Department Divisions

The Security Department Services include Patrol Services, Communications Center, Parking & Traffic Enforcement, Locking Systems, Customer Service & Support Assistants, and Emergency Medical Technicians.

Mission, Values, Philosophy Statements

University Security is responsible for the safety and security of the campus but cannot do it alone. Safety at Minnesota State University, Mankato will be done in partnership between University Security and our community.

IACLEA Accreditation

University Security achieved and was awarded accreditation by the International Association of Campus Law Enforcement Administrators (IACLEA).

Incident/Silent Witness Report

This form allows individuals to report incidents they are aware of and remain anonymous if they so choose. If you have information you believe university officials should know about, fill out the information below and university officials will follow up.

Commendation, Suggestion, or Complaint Form

This form allows individuals to report any commendations, suggestions, or complaints to University Security Administration. Your constructive comments about our service(s) or interaction(s), positive or negative, will help us improve and better serve our campus community.

Area Access

University Security utilizes a new system for authorizing building and room access. Departments can submit an Area Access spreadsheet listing anyone that should be allowed access to their areas.

Locking Systems & Key Requests

The Security Department is responsible for the management of campus locking and key systems. This includes, but not limited to, key and locking systems control, cutting and recording all issued keys, key core repair or replacement. and the return of all University keys and locking devices. 

Lost and Found

University Security is the main Lost and Found site for the university.

CPR & AED Training

University Security offers an American Heart Association Heartsaver CPR/AED & First Aid Course to the University Community upon request.

Safe Walk Service

University Security offers a free walking escort 24 hours a day, 365 days a year to and from any University building, parking lot, or residence community.

Emergency Phones

Minnesota State University, Mankato provides emergency telephones spread throughout campus for easy communications with University Security.

Vehicle Jump-Starts & Vehicle Unlocks

University Security offers free vehicle unlocking and free vehicle jump-starting services on University property.

Drug Drop Box

University Security provides a drug drop box which is available to the public for anonymous and safe disposal of prescription and non-prescription medications.

Automated External Defibrillator (AED) Locations

University Security provides and maintains Automated External Defibrillators (AED) that are found around campus.


Forms and resources for students, faculty, staff, and community members.