Personal and Social

Places to get advice about Personal Safety:

On Campus

Students who live on campus and have concerns about their personal safety should contact the University’s Security Office in the first instance. They are based at the Gatehouse and their contact telephone numbers are:

In an Emergency: 22222 internal or 024 765 22222 external
Non-Emergency: 22083 internal or 024 765 22083 external

Please also see useful information about personal safety provided on the University website.


For students living in the Coventry area, please visit the West Midlands Police website, which provides useful information on personal safety.

For students living in Leamington and Kenilworth, please see the Warwickshire Police website. Warwickshire Police also operate Safer Neighbourhood Teams covering North, South and Central Leamington Spa and Kenilworth. You can find out more information about your local team at

International Students: the British Council has produced some helpful guides about moving to the UK and staying safe - links to these guides can be found on the University Website.