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Minnesota State University, Mankato
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University Security Alerts


Personal Safety Alert- Unwanted Sexual Contact 10/23/2017

On 10/23/2017 University Security received a report of unwanted sexual contact that occurred in McElroy Residence Community in the early hours of Sunday (10/22/2017). The victim reported knowing the suspect. The identity of the suspect has not been provided to University Officials or the Mankato Police. The suspect is reported to live in McElroy Residence Community. University Officials are investigating.

Personal Safety Alert-Sexual Assault 10/19/2017

Earlier today (10/19/2017) University Security received a report of a sexual assault that was reported to have occurred early on Sunday morning (10/15/2017) in Julia Sears Residence Community. The alleged suspect was reported to be an acquaintance of the victim, and not a student or resident of the University. The Mankato Police and University officials are investigating.

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Daily Crime and Fire Log

Daily Crime and Fire Log previous 60 days [PDF] as of 11/16/2017 (96 KiB)  (Scroll to bottom for newest Incidents)

*The official version of the Daily Crime and Fire Log can be viewed at the University Security office during regular business hours.


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The following University Security Facebook page is for general information and emergency information sharing.


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How to Find Information in an Emergency

CellphoneOn your mobile device:

Watch for text or e-mail alerts in the case of a campus closure or if there is a threat to personal safety.

ComputerOn the Web:

Check back here ( for campus closure information and emergency updates.

PhoneOn the phone:

Call the University Security Personal Safety Hotline at (507) 389-2594 for recorded information and updates relating to campus alerts.

MailBy e-mail:

Check your official University email (MavMail) after an emergency for follow up information.

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Emergency Response Guide