Here we provide a range of security and personal safety advice for students in Oxford, including protecting your bicycle and other property, and staying safe on nights out.

Community and safety

As a student at the University of Oxford, you are encouraged to participate in all aspects of life within the city. As well as suggesting some simple ways to get involved in your community, here you will find some tips on keeping you and your possessions safe.

The College recommends that you take out insurance to cover your belongings while you are at College (laptop, phone, bicycle, etc.), or check if your family’s home insurance will cover these items.
Also follow the recommendations at the link above to register valuables.

Crime prevention

Protect your property

Stay Safe: Run, Hide, Tell