|Farmingdale State College
2350 Broadhollow Road - Route 110
Farmingdale, NY 11735-1021
The University Police Department at Farmingdale State College is advising the community that parking and traffic regulations pertaining to the State University of New York at Farmingdale Campus have been amended. Changes contained within the traffic regulations include a campus maximum speed limit of 25 MPH on all campus roads unless otherwise posted. The fine for parking in a handicapped parking space is now one hundred fifty dollars ($150.00). All other campus parking violations are thirty five dollars. Parking fines not paid within 20 days will be assessed an additional penalty of Fifteen ($15.00).
Farmingdale State College is committed to providing a safe, secure and pleasant environment for students, staff, and visitors. As one of the 28 state-operated campus of the State University of New York, Farmingdale State is protected by professionally-trained and armed University Police. A staff of 23 full-time employees is responsible for patrolling the 380-acre campus, enforcing campus rules and regulations, and aiding students and staff in a variety of emergencies. University Police Officers have the authority and the full arrest powers of any other professional law enforcement agent.
Security in Orchard Hall, the main residence hall, is provided 24/7/365 by a Security Services Assistant present in the residence hall. Dewey Hall is monitored through an electronically-controlled card swipe, as well as surveillance by University Police.
Students and staff may register for SUNY NY-Alert to have messages on emergencies sent to their cell phones. About 3,000 members of the campus community have registered. In addition, the campus Carillon, located in Gleeson Hall, is capable of broadcasting a previously recorded series of messages.
The campus also has 60 “blue light” emergency phones which connect directly to University Police. Students are advised of the University Police resources during student orientation. The college also operates programs to assist students when walking across campus at dark and, upon request, provides escorts from the parking lots to the residence halls.