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LIVE Smart: Personal Safety

Student guide to living and studying in Dundee. Aligned with LEARN Smart

Freshers Video from Police Scotland Tayside

Advice on Student Safety from Police Scotland

Student Safety Online

Stay Safe Online - Social Networking

Avoiding Fraud

Fraud can be upsetting, frustrating and expensive. Find out what you can do to avoid it, and what to do if it happens to you.

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Drinkaware - How to stay safe on nights out

A Student's Guide to Safety - University of Dundee Safety Services

Student Safety Handbook

University of Dundee, Safety Services

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Staying Safe on a Night Out

Quiz Personal Safety

DUSA Advice - Student Safety

DUSA Taxi Service

Out of cash but need a lift home? The DUSA taxi scheme can help! Call Tele Taxis on 01382 825 825 and give the driver your student ID number. The taxi will take you home and DUSA will cover the cost, you can pay them back later.

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DUSA Night Bus


DUSA provide a FREE night bus that runs 7 days a week from 10pm-close, making sure you make it home safe from your night out. You can also catch the bus from West Park Residences to the Union.

Staying Safe On Nights Out

Personal Safety Tips from Suzy Lamplugh Trust

Gender Based Violence - University Webpages

Useful information from University of Dundee regarding Gender Based Violence

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Your Emergency Contacts

Adding an ICE ("In Case of Emergency") contact to your phone can help emergency personnel to locate a friend or family member who can speak on your behalf if you become unconscious or incapacitated.

In case of emergency ICE

You can add a contact to the lock screen as well as contacts listPlease also make sure that you have put your 'Next of Kin' details on your student information using your log in to evision, this helps us to contact your designated person if required in emergency situations.



Creating Confidence Safety Guide for International Students

Talk to Frank - Drugs Information and Advice