SEMO - Security and Emergency Management Office

MIT Department of Facilities


Helping Keep MIT's Campus and Community Safe

Protect your workspace or lab by requesting the installation of security devices such as card readers, alarm systems and video equipment. Stay up-to-date on campus emergencies through a special alert system. Request keys or ID cards. Welcome to MIT's Security and Emergency Management Office (SEMO).

Get new and replacement keys in 7-019

MIT plans for potential emergencies

The Card Office (in W20-021) issues MIT IDs


Key distribution will be suspended for a few days in order to conduct inventory. The closure is effective from the end of business on Thursday, August 7 (4pm) and will resume on the morning of Tuesday, August 12 (9am).

After-hours service: If you have an urgent need for service regarding building security, card access or alarms after normal business hours, please contact the Facilities Operations Center at 617-253-4948.

77 Massachusetts Avenue, Building N52-419, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139

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