The central Lost and Found is located at MIT
Police headquarters, Building W89, 301
Vassar St., Cambridge, MA 02139. Students,
Faculty, Staff and Visitors are encouraged
to inquire about lost or misplaced articles.
You may inquire in person or call us at
Items found should be delivered to MIT
Police Headquarters, Building W89, or
delivered to one of our substations located
in the basement of the Stata Center,
Building 32-070-C, or the Student Center,
W20-020C, between 9 am and 2 pm Monday
through Thursday. If you are unable to
deliver the item to any of these locations
please call the MIT Police at
x3-9753 and notify the officer to have the
item picked up.
Found items are held for 30 days minimum at
which time they are disposed of by donating
to a charitable organization. Anyone
claiming lost and found property at the MIT
Police must show positive identification
such as an MIT id or a driver's license.
For the university community (student,
faculty, staff) click
here to report
a lost item or use the buttons below to see
a list of found items.
For visitors or guest of MIT, please call
the number above.