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International student safety seminar - January 2022

UCL and the Metropolitan Police will run an in-person international student safety seminar for new students in January 2022, to help keep students safe during their time at UCL and in London.

International student safety seminar

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The safety of our students at UCL is of the utmost importance and we want to make sure that you are safe, secure and happy during your time in London.

As a new international student, this may be your first time in London and the UK, and it may even be your first time leaving your home country. We understand that this can be a scary feeling which is why UCL has teamed up with London's Metropolitan Police to deliver in-person international student safety seminars as part of your orientation.

In these safety seminars, we discussed the following topics:

  • Safety around campus;
  • Safety in London;
  • Safety at night;
  • Safety of personal property such as phones and bikes;
  • Online fraud and scams;
  • Hate crimes;
  • Terrorism.

You will have the chance to participate in polls and ask questions anonymously with your mobile phones throughout the presentation to ensure you get the most from this seminars.

There will also be free tea and coffee served so you can learn about personal safety in a little more comfort. 

How to join?

Click on the blue link below. You will then need to register for the seminar on the ticketing website, Eventbrite. When registering, please use your UCL email address if you have received this. After you've registered, you will then receive a confirmation email.

International Student Safety Seminar - Friday 07 January 2022 - 11am to 12pm

Where is it?

The International Student Safety Seminar on Friday 07 January 2022 from 11am to 12pm will take place in Room G22, North West Wing (Geography Department building. See Map 2 on link).

See the video below on how to get from the main UCL Portico quad to Room G22.

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