Who we are

The University of Melbourne is committed to enabling a safe, inclusive and respectful community.

The Safer Community Program operates as the University’s central point of inquiry and reporting of inappropriate, concerning and threatening behaviour, and offers a respectful and confidential place to seek support and advice.

What we do

The Safer Community Program provides advice and support to members of the University community about their safety.

We help people who have experienced inappropriate, concerning or threatening behaviour, including:

Child safety concerns should also be reported to the Safer Community Program.

Based on a conversation with you, our team can assist you to:

  • Ensure your safety on campus
  • Access University and external support services
  • Report an incident to the University and/or Victoria Police.

Child safety

The University of Melbourne is committed to ensuring a safe environment for all members of our community less than 18 years of age.

Find out more

Contact us

Call us

Phone: +61 3 9035 8675

Email us

Email: safer-community@unimelb.edu.au

Visit us

Stop 1
757 Swanston Street
Victoria 3052

For immediate, 24/7 help

On campus, call Campus Security on 03 8344 6666
Off campus, call emergency services (police and ambulance) on 000.

Download the free Safezone app

Download on the Mac Store

Get it on Google Play