Step 8: Understand safety support services

The University of Melbourne is committed to ensuring a respectful and inclusive environment for all students under the age of 18 years old.

Our services, including University Security and the Safer Community Program, will help you to feel safe and supported while you study.

Find out more about your safety

In an emergency

For immediate help, 24/7:

  • On campus, call University Security on 03 8344 6666 or 1800 246 066 (free call)
  • Off campus, call Emergency Services (police, fire, ambulance) on 000.

In the event of an emergency or critical incident where you cannot continue to stay at your approved accommodation, you should immediately contact University Security on 03 8344 6666 or 1800 246 066 (free call). They are available 24/7.

I've explored my safety support services. What's next?

Step 9: Plan your course