London is a big metropolitan city and unfortunately, that can sometimes come with risks. Whilst we hope you won't need the resources in this section, it's important that you know how to stay safe and what to do if anything does happen that threatens your personal safety. 

Travelling at Night

Late nights at the library, club and society events and a thriving bar scene - there are lots of reasons why you might find yourself having to travel home at night. Here's some tips for getting home safely.


It's important to protect yourself from scams and fraud whilst studying. We've therefore compiled a list of steps you can take keep your money and personal details safe.

Sexual Violence and Harassment

The Students' Union has a zero tolerance stance to any kind of sexual harassment. If you have experienced sexual violence, these services are on hand to provide support and advice.

Staying Safe at UCL

UCL also has an extensive list of useful information for staying safe in and around UCL, as well as staff members working to tackle crime on campus.