Safety on Campus
- Program your mobile phones with the number for the NYU Shanghai Department of Public Safety at +86-21-5168-8325.
- “Crimes of Opportunity” only take a moment.
- Keep personal belongings with you.
- Always lock your suite doors. Use the deadbolt.
- Establish rules with your suitemates.
- Be wary of strangers conversing with you on campus and in other public spots.
- Never smuggle, traffic in, transport, manufacture, or be in possession of narcotic drugs. Participating in such activities carry penalties of imprisonment from no less than three years up to death, depending on the quantity of narcotic drugs found.
- Do not purchase or sell fake goods. Intellectual property crimes carry penalties of three to seven years of imprisonment.
- Avoid participating in demonstrations. Participating in such activities carry penalties of no less than five years of imprisonment.
- Report suspicious persons or activities to a public safety officer.
- Don’t leave what you are drinking or eating unattended in public areas.