The federal Campus Crimes Prevention Act, enacted on October 28, 2000, requires:

  1. Registered sex offenders to provide notice, as required under State law, of each institution of higher education where they are employed or enrolled;
  2. States must make this information available to a law enforcement agency where the institution of higher education is located; and
  3. Institutions of higher education must advise the campus community where the information on registered sex offenders can be

The MSU Police Department has a website that lists individuals who are registered with the Montana Department of Justice as sexual or violent offenders and who are affiliated with the institution.

Updates to the MSU Sexual or Violence Offender List are made regularly and throughout the year. To search the current names of offenders for sexual offender pictures and additional information, go to