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Cornell University

Health & Safety

Cornell University and the City of Ithaca offer many resources to students living off-campus, including information about personal health and safety, securing personal property, tips for avoiding problem situations and instructions for reporting problems. 

Campus & Community Services Contact Information 

City of Ithaca Police Department (home security tips, pedestrian safety, IPD tipline) (607) 274-6508 

Cornell Police (non-emergency) (crime reporting, traffic, fire, safety, campus services and policies) (607) 255-1111 

Cornell Health (services, access to care, Top 10 Health topics, flu emergency information) (607) 255-5155 

Cornell University Dean of Students: Student Support Counseling & Advocacy 

US Consumer Product Safety Commission (Home Fire Safety Checklist) 

Ithaca City Building Department (explanation of duties and services of the department and Ithaca rental requirements) (607) 274-6508