University Security Mission, Values, & Philosophy Statements

Mission Statement

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. 

Values statement

University Security will incorporate these core values in our individual and collective efforts to serve and protect our community:

Professionalism Inclusiveness Integrity
Initiative Commitment Service
Excellence Equity


Philosophy Statement

University Security is responsible for the safety and security of the campus but we cannot do it alone. Safety at Minnesota State University, Mankato will be done in partnership between University Security and our community. To create and maintain that partnership we strive to build relationships that foster trust, understanding, and the respect of individual rights and responsibilities.