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Frequently Asked Questions


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What if the item I’m looking for is not here?


The WSC Lost & Found is primarily for items lost in the WSC. It IS NOT considered the University Lost & Found. Keep checking around! We don’t receive all lost items. Most items lost outside the Wilkinson Student Center are kept by custodians or in department offices of the buildings where the item was lost.

When is the Lost and Found Sale?


Lost & Found sales have been discontinued.

What happens to my item(s) after it leaves the Lost and Found?


Found items are donated to a variety of charities, organizations, or DI.

Where is my water bottle?


A policy established by the WSC states that we cannot keep or receive water bottles (for reason of available space, health, etc.). Check where you lost it or the custodians, etc. of that building.

How do I acquire my lost item?


Come to our office (WSC 1080) and describe your lost item as best you can and the time that you lost it. We will search through our inventory and inform you if we have your lost item. You’re required to show a picture ID and sign the item out.

Can you ship my lost item?


Yes! If you call and we confirm that we have your lost item, we are able to ship you the lost item to your address. We just ask that you pay for the packaging and shipping.

When do you usually receive lost items?


We usually receive the previous’ days lost items from the Wilkinson Student Center, Info Desk Dropbox, and a few of the buildings on campus before 9 a.m. each morning.

Where are other Lost and Found places on campus?


You can check the link below which has many of the known lost and found locations on campus where your lost item could possibly be. This is updated annually, if buildings change things between our updates this information may not be accurate.
https://docs.google.com/document/d/14F7SYmxylo35E-gKT__NIDiC_92E2gAyEeWIn8HJVRs/edit?usp=sharing

The Lost and Found is closed, what now?


We are closed most school holidays and only opened school days from 9:00am to 5:45pm. There is an emergency number to contact on the door of our office for time outside of our normal hours. However, it is only for emergency of much needed lost items, otherwise the person you call will ask you to return to the Lost and Found during regular business hours.

Frequently Asked Questions

  • The WSC Lost & Found is primarily for items lost in the WSC. It IS NOT considered the University Lost & Found. Keep checking around! We don’t receive all lost items. Most items lost outside the Wilkinson Student Center are kept by custodians or in department offices of the buildings where the item was lost.

  • Lost & Found sales have been discontinued.

  • Found items are donated to a variety of charities, organizations, or DI.

  • A policy established by the WSC states that we cannot keep or receive water bottles (for reason of available space, health, etc.). Check where you lost it or the custodians, etc. of that building.

  • Come to our office (WSC 1080) and describe your lost item as best you can and the time that you lost it. We will search through our inventory and inform you if we have your lost item. You’re required to show a picture ID and sign the item out.

  • Yes! If you call and we confirm that we have your lost item, we are able to ship you the lost item to your address. We just ask that you pay for the packaging and shipping.

  • We usually receive the previous’ days lost items from the Wilkinson Student Center, Info Desk Dropbox, and a few of the buildings on campus before 9 a.m. each morning.

  • You can check the link below which has many of the known lost and found locations on campus where your lost item could possibly be. This is updated annually, if buildings change things between our updates this information may not be accurate. https://docs.google.com/document/d/14F7SYmxylo35E-gKT__NIDiC_92E2gAyEeWIn8HJVRs/edit?usp=sharing

  • We are closed most school holidays and only opened school days from 9am to 5:45pm. There is an emergency number to contact on the door of our office for time outside of our normal hours. However, it is only for emergency of much needed lost items, otherwise the person you call will ask you to return to the Lost and Found during regular business hours.