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Student Safety

Durham is a relatively safe city

We take the safety and wellbeing of our community seriously and work closely with a range of external partners in matters of health and safety, including via the Durham City Safety Group. All parties are committed to making the City as safe as possible.

Police University Liaison

Find out more about how the Police are there to support you and access some helpful safety and security advice.

Fire Safety

Essential advice on keeping your home free from the risk of fire.
Fire Alarm

Reporting an Incident

Find out how to report bullying and harassment, hate incidents, sexual misconduct and violence (including spiking) or domestic abuse.

Getting Home

Top transport tips for getting around Durham and links to further information.
Getting Home

Your Health

At Durham University, we take the health and wellbeing of our students very seriously.

Online Safety

Access information on how to stay safe and secure online.
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Further Information

A selection of useful contacts and links to resources.