Emergency & Security Info

In an emergency, call 911 first. (U.S. Campuses)

Then call Campus Security at:

  • Long Island: 516.686.7789
  • New York City: 646.273.7789
  • Central Islip: 631.348.7789

You can call from your mobile phone or any campus phone, or from any of the emergency "blue light" phones located throughout campus.

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Emergency Alert System

New York Institute of Technology uses an emergency alert system to keep you informed of campus closures, emergencies, or anything needing your immediate attention via:

  • text messages
  • emails to your @NYIT.edu account
  • phone calls

Manage your alerts

Campus Security

The Office of Campus Security is responsible for the safety and security of students, staff and faculty members, and property. At our Long Island campus, we provide service 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. We have security personnel onsite at our New York City campus when our buildings are open. All of our security guards are trained in emergency response procedures (fire, bomb threat, and medical emergencies).

Our offices:


Contact Us

John Espina, Security Director
Simonson House, Room 101