Dinner and a showThe food at B-Bar (part of Barbican Theatre) is hugely popular. “I wouldn’t mind eating here for the rest of my life,” says Ankitha, tucking into a Thai Green Curry.
Plymouth is consistently ranked in the top 10 safest cities in the UK.
We uphold a culture of safety on our campus through our supportive student services and fast-responding campus security teams. 
Our close cooperation with the police and local initiatives means you can feel comfortable when out in the day or at night, confident that the right person will be there in case of an emergency or something you want to report.
Join us in strengthening a friendly and respectful relationship between students and local residents, keeping Plymouth a real community to which everyone can belong.

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Campus security

Emergencies: call +44 1752 583333
Non-urgent: email security@plymouth.ac.uk  |  call +44 1752 588400
Security advice: email lawrence.church@plymouth.ac.uk  |  call +44 1752 588418  


Emergencies: call 999
Non-urgent: call 101
If you are deaf, hard of hearing or speech impaired: text 80999

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University is a place where you should feel comfortable being yourself and at home in your surroundings.
The wellbeing of our students is a top priority – we know that students who are healthy and happy are more likely to achieve academically and go on to excel in their careers.
We have a wide range of services committed to ensuring you are free to follow your interests and goals, and to enjoy yourself on campus and around the city, without feeling concerned about your safety. 
UPSU campus market
University Security Officers talking to student
A uniformed, licensed security presence operates throughout the University estate to maintain safety and respond quickly: Campus Security Officers
Exterior of UPSU - Students' Union
The University of Plymouth Students' Union takes pride in supporting the wellbeing of every student: UPSU
Community police
Working together with Devon and Cornwall Police
Diverse crowd of people celebrating and throwing brightly coloured paint
We stand against all forms of discrimination and champion freedom of speech and expression: Equality, diversity and inclusion
The Medical Centre
Access a dedicated, purpose-built GP surgery on campus in the University Medical Centre
Light projection of a tree on a building as part of Illuminate festival