COVID-19 Safety Information

Lost and Found

Cell phone iconA wallet containing cash, a drivers license, and credit cards.

If you have lost an item you may check with the Lost and Found Department by calling 607-753-2112. The lost and found department is located within the University Police Station, Whitaker Hall, room 110 and is open 24 hours a day, seven days a week. We make every effort to identify the owner of the found property and to see that the property is returned. 

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.

Please note: The University Police will not accept property valued less than $20.00. Items such as water bottles, umbrellas, lanyards, hats, gloves, or other low-valued items should not be dropped off or forwarded to the University Police Lost & Found.