Safety of our Environments
Rutgers Public Safety evolved as a means to heighten the awareness and visibility of safety and security programs and to foster a higher level of service to students, faculty, and staff on the Newark Campus.
Rutgers Public Safety is a service organization responsible for the oversight of safety responses, the University Police Department, Security Division, Key Shop, Transportation Services, Shuttle Bus Transportation and the introduction of a coordinated, campus-wide card access program. Access the links below to familiarize yourself with the services offered for your safety and convenience.
The below links provide information on campus closings, class cancellations and other important updates.
Important Phone Numbers:
- For any emergency, dial 9-1-1
- From a university phone , obtain an outside line and dial 9-1-1
Alternate Non-Emergency Public Safety Numbers
New Brunswick Campus
- Rutgers Police (732) 932 -7211
- Emergency Services (732) 932-4800
- Emergency Management (732) 932-4876
- Environmental Health & Safety (732) 445-2550
- Department of Transportation Services (732) 932-7744
- Bus Dispatch (732) 932-7817
- (973) 353-5111 or 5111 from any campus phone
* Be sure to program these numbers into your cellular phone.