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Campus Security


Call 911 for emergencies. From campus phones, dial 9-911. When it is safe to do so, place a second call to BLC Campus Security.

For security assistance call 507-344-7888

From campus phones, dial 888.

Bethany Lutheran College Campus Security exists to make the campus and its buildings a safe and secure place for students, staff, and visitors.

For complete information on the security services and regulations, please see Campus Guide – Security and Parking. If you have questions or comments, please contact the Director of Facilities at 507-344-7889 or email

Security Reports

Crime statistics for the past three years can be found at the US Department of Education, Office of Post Secondary Education’s Campus Safety and Security page. Definitions of terminology and categories can also be accessed at that site. For additional information, contact the Dean of Students at 507-344-7330 or Security Services at 507-344-7889.

Campus Emergency & Closure Notifications

The Bethany Lutheran College messaging system is a key component of the college’s emergency notification program. In the event of a campus emergency or closure, the college will send notifications through a number of communication channels including text, voice, and email messaging.