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Safety on Campus

Student Safety Contacts and Information

The University has its own Security Service on site, which includes trained staff, CCTV camera surveillance, night time escort services and free personal alarms. There is also a nightbus and preferred taxi service.


Campus Watch (24 hours)

Campus Watch escorts can be called to accompany you across campus and back to your college. If you would like to request a Campus Watch escort please call 01227 82(3300).

In times of an emergency please call Campus Watch on 01227 82(3333). 


University of Kent emergency response team for cases of sexual assault or rape

Trained staff and students are able to offer support to anyone who reports an incident of rape or assault on campus - outside office hours, all day at the weekends and 5pm-9am weekdays.

In normal office hours, the Student Advice Line or the Counselling Service can be contacted.


Night bus

Stagecoach provide a night bus which runs throughout the evening into the early hours. 




If you require further assistance please contact the Advice Centre or browse our useful contacts list.