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Rutgers University Police Department (RUPD) provides escorts to students, faculty, and staff upon request. The escorts, primarily walking, provide our community with personalized service to their vehicles, campus residence, or the University's mass transit system. To view mass transit hours please visit the Rutgers Department of Transportation.

Contact Information

For an Emergency
(Police, Fire, Medical)

Dial 9-1-1

Emergency Numbers
From a University Phone

Obtain an outside line, then dial 9-1-1

Non-Emergency Numbers
Rutgers University-Camden
Biomedical and Health Sciences at Newark
Rutgers University-Newark
Rutgers University-New Brunswick

Get Emergency Alerts on Your Cell Phone
During emergencies, accurate information is important. Rutgers students, faculty and staff can receive up-to-date information conveniently via cell phone text message. To register, update your emergency-notification information (NetID Required).

Program the Alternate
Public Safety Numbers into Your Cellular Phone

Download a Printable Roster


To Request an Escort
  • Call 732-932-7211 or use a campus emergency phone (blue light)
  • The RUPD Communication and Dispatch Center will send a public safety representative to escort you
  • Escorts may not be "reserved" in advance
Individualized Transportation Service (New Brunswick Only)
  • The University also provides the "Knight Mover Shuttle" individualized transportation service during non mass transit hours. To request the Knight Mover Shuttle service call 732-932-RIDE (7433).
  • Click here to view the Knight Mover Shuttle PSA video.