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Safety and security

This page covers all the things you need to know to stay safe on campus. Safety is everyone’s responsibility. Please help UTS to keep everyone safe by understanding what to do if a problem or emergency arises.
UTS staff can find more information about their responsibilities and security management on Staff Connect.

In an emergency

On campus security
dial 6 from a campus phone or 1800 249 559
Off campus
000 - Police/Ambulance/Fire Brigade
General UTS Security enquiries
9514 1192
Security patrols UTS City campus 24/7
Accidents, incidents and hazards reporting
9514 1192 for security, or report to a staff member
Safety and wellbeing
Community Mental Health Team 
1800 011 511 - free call for your nearest team
Telephone counselling 24 hours
Lifeline 13 11 14
Salvo Crisis Line 8736 3295
UTS Sexual Assault Support
If you are a UTS student or staff member experiencing sexual assault or are concerned about someone in our UTS community please contact the UTS Sexual Assault Support Line: 1800 531 626 (24 hours).
Read more about emergencies, including emergency planning and management at UTS, and what to do during an emergency.

UTS cares about you

Health and counselling
9514 1177
UTS Health Service
UTS Counselling Service
Special needs and financial assistance
9514 1177
UTS Financial Assistance Service
UTS Special Needs Service
9514 1529
UTS Housing Service
International student issues
9514 1531
UTS International
Careers advice
9514 1471
UTS Careers Service
Making new friends
Peer Network
Network Cafe
UTS Union
Enrolment, degree requirements, assessments and graduations
Student Administration Unit
Safety, wellbeing and accident reporting
Safety and wellbeing
Preventing harassment and discrimination
9514 1084
Equity and Diversity Unit
Staying safe on and off campus
Security awareness
Help points
Escort service and security shuttle bus
Closed circuit television camera surveillance
Missing persons
Sexual assault, indecent assault & sexual harassment
General security matters
Access to campus
Locks and key assistance
Lost and found

Outside UTS

NSW Police
City Central LAC Police Facebook page
Stay smart online (opens an external site)
Surf Life Saving safety information (opens an external site)
Science of the Surf (opens an external site)