Safer Community is a protective service for both students and staff. Learn more about the support available for threatening or inappropriate behaviour.
At RMIT, we are committed to providing a respectful and safe place to study and work. Safer Community is RMIT's dedicated service for all students and staff to report unwanted or threatening behaviour.
This includes bullying, sexual harassment, assault, and family/relationship violence, as well as other concerning or inappropriate behaviours.
If you are feeling unsafe about threatening or unwanted behaviour, you can talk to us about your concerns and discuss options – even if the behaviour happened off campus.
Students and staff are able to remain anonymous when reporting concerns.
When you contact Safer Community, we will:
There are a wide variety of support options available to you at RMIT and from external agencies. Part of what we do at Safer Community is to guide you through your options and help you get the most useful support for your situation.
Safer Community may engage services across the university to support staff or students. Below is a list of support services available to you at the University.
For emergency cases such as:
Call RMIT 24/7 Security Hotline: 1800 2233
If the concern arises during Safer Community working hours (Monday-Friday, 9am-4pm), contact RMIT Safer Community Hotline (028) 362 24449
If the concern arises after Safer Community working hours, contact International SOS: (028) 3829 8520