University Police

UPD vehicle

NY State Police sealContacting UPD

  • From non-campus phones: (516) 876-3333 
  • From campus phones: Ext. 3333 
  • In case main phone line is down, call 516-876-2702 or 516-876-2703 or 516-628-5555

SUNY Old Westbury also features 38 emergency phones posted independently across campus that dial directly to the University Police Department

About the UPD

The University Police Department at SUNY Old Westbury is tasked with maintaining a secure campus and insuring a safe and advantageous environment for learning and community socialization. To achieve this, the University Police Department operates 24 hours per day, 365 days per year, regardless of the weather conditions. 

All members of the College's University Police Department are certified New York State Police Officers with the same authority as any other state, local or municipal police officers within New York State. All officers are trained and prepared to engage in any incident on campus that in any way jeopardizes the safety or well-being of a community member.


Phone: (516) 876-3333