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Personal Safety

Your personal safety is a general recognition and avoidance of possible harmful situations or persons in your surroundings. You can increase your personal safety by following a few simple strategies.

  • Develop a plan of action to use if you are confronted or assaulted.
  • Always lock the doors of your residence and vehicle.
  • Avoid walking alone, especially at night. On campus, you can Ride the T.
  • Know the location of blue light phones on campus. Find them on our map by selecting More and Emergency Phones. There are more than 100 phones throughout campus.

Get more personal safety information from the UT Police Department.

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