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About the Department

In addition to safeguarding Hofstra's 240-acre campus, the Hofstra University Department of Public Safety provides numerous services to more than 13,000 community members, of whom approximately 3,500 reside on campus.  The Department is located in the David S. Mack Public Safety and Information Center, located on the southeast corner of Hempstead Turnpike and California Avenue.  

To contact Public Safety, please call:

  (516) 463-6789 (Emergency)   (516) 463-7878 (Information)

The staff in the Department of Public Safety are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.  


In case of an emergency, call 516-463-6789 Public Safety Front Desk 516-463-6606