Student Services

Safety & Security


Safety at Minnesota West is the shared responsibility
of students, faculty, and staff. The degree to which the College is safe depends on each member of the campus community taking seriously the responsibility to protect himself/herself and others. Take time to read this safety information as part of your responsibility in creating a safe environment.

    Campus Safety Information

    Bombs and Bomb Threats

    Campus Security Annual Reports

    Emergency Procedures

    Safety and Accidents

    Safety Glasses

    Weapons Policy

    Workplace Violence

    Weather-related Links

    511 traffic & road conditions (MnDOT)
    Campus Weather & Emergency Closing
    Southwest Minnesota Road Conditions
    Sign up for Text Alerts


    Reporting a Crime

    College officials and local law enforcement agencies share information to help maintain a safe and secure environment for all on campus.

    • Criminal activity or emergencies may be reported to campus officials.

    • Any criminal activity or emergencies taking place in the surrounding campus area may be reported to local police departments or by dialing 911.