Public Safety

NYU Public Safety Main Banner

The NYU Department of Public Safety is committed to providing safety and security for our community and property, enabling the pursuit of academic and professional goals. Read more about our commitment here.

Visit Our Command Center

Command Center

NYU's Public Safety Command Center, located at 7 Washington Place, is open 24 hours, seven days a week, with officers available to provide assistance in both emergency and non-emergency situations. For assistance, please call 212.998.2222.

The ID Card Center, is also located at 7 Washington Place. For more information regarding the NYU ID Card, please call 212.443.CARD (2273) or visit our website.

Lost & Found

The Department of Public Safety is the central repository for items lost and found on campus.  

If you find a lost item in an NYU facility, please turn the item in to a uniformed NYU Public Safety officer or bring the item directly to our command center at 7 Washington Place. You can also email us at or call us at 212.998.1305.