SEMO - Security and Emergency Management Office



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

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

You can obtain a passport photo at the Card Office


New MIT students and employees: get your MIT ID at the Card Office in W20-021. Remember to bring a current, valid form of identification with you. There is no charge for first IDs for students, employees, affiliates, alumni, and retirees.

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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