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Lost and Found

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If you have lost an item you may check with the Lost and Found Department by calling (607) 753-2112 or email lost.andfound@cortland.edu The Lost and Found Department is located within the University Police Station, C-17 VanHoesen Hall and is open 24 hours a day, seven days a week. We make every effort to identify the owner of found property and to see that the property is returned. Items not claimed will be donated to a local charity or destroyed.

Found property will be held as follows:

  • Valued at $100 or less- Three months
  • Valued at more than $100 but less than $500- Six months
  • Valued more than $500 but less than $5000- One year
  • Valued over $5000- Three years

Pursuant to New York State Personal Property Law employees of the State or a public corporation may not assert a claim to found property.