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Lost & Found

Any item that is presumed stolen on the New Brunswick campus should be immediately reported to the University Police at 732-932-7211.

If you lost an item on the campus buses, you may call 848-932-7817 after 1:00p.m. Monday - Friday.

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
856-225-6111
Biomedical and Health Sciences at Newark
973-972-4491
Rutgers University-Newark
973-353-5111
Rutgers University-New Brunswick
732-932-7211

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Program the Alternate
Public Safety Numbers into Your Cellular Phone

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Lost & Found Rules

If you lost an item on campus, you may search the Lost and Found Database.

If you find an item lost on campus, please return it to the nearest University repository as soon as possible:

Busch Campus - Officer Kenneth Ford 848-445-6281
Livingston Campus - Please visit the Public Safety Building
Cook/Douglass Campus - Please visit the Public Safety Building
College Avenue Campus - Officer Leonardo Tolosa 848-932-1032
Public Safety Building

Certain items should be turned into the police department immediately.

  • Cash
  • High Value Items (Jewelry, Laptops)
  • Governement Issued Identification, Passport, Visa, etc.
  • Any item presumed to be stolen

Certain items are excluded from this process and will not be accepted:

  • Food
  • Clothing
  • Pens, Pencils, Notebooks, Office Supplies
  • Umbrellas
  • Items valued under $25 or with no apparent value

An attempt to locate the owner and return the item will be made by the RUPD. If the item is not claimed within 30 days, it will be transferred to Surplus Property to be disposed of.

State Keys

State keys are to be returned promptly to the Security Technologies Unit at 91 Street 1603, Piscataway, NJ 08854.

RU Connection Cards

RU Connection cards can be sent directly to the RU Connection Office.