Federal Correctional Institution
1000 University Drive, Southwest
Waseca, MN 56093

Phone: 507-835-8972
Fax: 507-837-4547

Inmate Mail:
Inmate Name & Register Number
FCI Waseca
Federal Correctional Institution
PO Box 1731
Waseca, MN 56093

The Federal Correctional Institution (FCI) in Waseca, is a low security facility housing female inmates.

FCI Waseca is located in southern Minnesota, 75 miles south of Minneapolis on Interstate 35

FCI Waseca Admissions & Orientation Handbook
FCI Waseca Commissary List


Visiting Times: On Friday, visiting will begin at approximately 4:30pm, and colclude at 8:30pm. On Saturday, Sunday, and Federal Holidays, visiting will be open at 8:30am to 3pm. No visitors will be processed after 7:30pm on Fridays or after 2pm on Saturday, Sunday and Federal Holidays. Visitors will be prohibited from entering on institution ground prior to 8:15am and between the hours of 9:15am - 10am on weekends and holidays. On Fridays visitors may not enter the institution grounds prior to 4:15pm.

Ordinarily, a limit of five (5) adult visitors and five (5) children are permitted to visit an inmate at one time.

The Visiting Room does have a children's area. This room has been set up to allow children to play games and watch movies under the supervision of the adult visitor and monitored by Visiting Room Officers.

The Visiting Room offers a Parenting Room. This room allows for inmates, not otherwise restricted to interact with their children. Inmates on the restricted list will not be allowed into the Parenitng Room. This room is for inmates and their child(ren) only.

Visitors will be allowed $20 per adult spending money, not to exceed $60 per group.

A brief embrace and kiss is permissible at the beginning and end of the visit. Inmates and visitors may hold hands during visits, but no other physical contact is allowed. However, it may be appropriate for the inmate to hold small children.

FCI Waseca Visiting Regulations