Bicycling is a convenient, healthy, environmentally friendly and fun way to get around NYU and NYC. Whether you're a lifelong cycling commuter, a weekend recreational rider, or have never been on a bike in your life but are excited to get out there, there are important tips to be aware before you ride. These web pages provide information on how to get a bike, how to ride safely, how to prevent bike theft and more!

Ride Safely

Getting from place to place on a bike in NYC can be exciting—and dangerous. Like the cars, buses and taxis on the road, you are a moving vehicle too. Learn how to ride safely around campus with some tips.


bike lock

Prevent Theft

New York City is home to some of the best urban bicycling in America. However, it is also home to some of the most aggressive bike thieves in the world. Learn how to keep your bike safe.

Getting Around

There are rules in NYC on how to ride and utilize a bike and how to share the road with bikes. Learn the rules of the road to be a better biker and driver.  

Getting Around