Bicycling is a convenient, healthy, environmentally friendly, and fun way to get around New York City. Whether you're a lifelong cycling commuter, a weekend recreational rider, or have never been on a bike in your life there's always more to learn.

This site is intended as a hub for information and resources relating to the unique challenges and opportunities facing the growing number of cyclists in the NYU community. Feel free to direct questions or suggestions to Thanks and safe riding!

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.


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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