At BU we take your safety and personal security very seriously indeed and we are committed to providing a safe and secure environment in which you can live and study. If you find yourself in an emergency situation on campus, please call 222 or from a mobile 01202 962222.
There's a range of security policies and procedures in place to ensure your safety including:
- 24 hours a day, 365 days a year security team
- CCTV and other appropriate security systems
- Dedicated police officer working in liaison with BU security personnel with the emphasis being on crime prevention and advice
- BU has achieved the nationally recognised accreditation ‘Secured Environments’ in recognition of its commitment to staff and student safety.
Advice from Dorset Police
Bournemouth town centre boasts a vibrant and lively night time economy, but please take simple steps to make sure you stay safe:
- stay with your friends on a night out - never walk home alone
- and remember - the more alcohol you drink, the more vulnerable you become.
For more safety advice and tips please visit the Dorset Police website.