Help & advice

Advice for staff and students about how to stay safe on campus and around Edinburgh.


Throughout the year our Security Officers run a series of in-person and online events offering information and advice for the University community.

Advice for Staff

Advice for lone workers, and information about how to keep yourself and your possessions safe at work.

Advice for Students

How to stay safe on campus and in town.

Major Incident Planning

The University has a Major Incident Plan which has been developed in conjunction with experts in the field of Higher Education incident management.

Protecting your mobile phone

How to discover key information about your mobile phone.

Message to Parents and Guardians

An open letter to parents and guardians from James Broomfield, Security Operations Manager.