Top Tips to Staying Safe

Simple precautions which won't cost you much in time or money. You will find that many universities and students' unions, often working closely with the local police, distribute items such as personal alarms and UV pens to new students.


Personal safety

A new social life and great nights out are all part of the university experience. A little forethought before going out will ensure a night to remember for the right reasons.

If you are affected by sexual harassment or violence, find links for help and support.

Keep your belongings to yourself

Don't make it easy for a potential thief to help themselves to your possessions.

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Keep your personal information personal

Don't leave yourself vulnerable to identity theft or be casual with your personal details.

Useful links

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