Study Safe Resources

Tertiary Institute support services:

Australian Catholic University (ACU)

Deakin University

Federation University Australia

  • Emergency on campus (Ballarat, Berwick and Gippsland): 1800 333 732
  • Emergency on campus (Wimmera): 000
  • Non-emergency security assistance (Ballarat): (03) 5327 6333
  • Non-emergency security assistance (Berwick): (03) 5122 8555
  • Non-emergency security assistance (Gippsland): (03) 5122 6662
  • Non-emergency security assistance (Wimmera): (03) 5382 0560 or 0417 820 560

La Trobe University

  • 24-hour student support hotline: 1800 758 360 or 1300 687 327

Monash University

RMIT University

Swinburne University of Technology

The University of Melbourne

Victoria University (VU)

  • Emergencies on campus: (03) 9919 6666
  • Non emergencies on campus: (03) 9919 4999
  • Safer community: (03) 9919 5707

Gordon Institute

Holmesglen Institute

Other resources to help you:

  • Victims of Crime is the official Victorian Government website for people affected by crime. Get free information and support to help you manage the effects of crime and guide you through the legal process. Help Line 1800 819 817.
  • Study Melbourne. The Victorian Government initiative providing support and information to international students.
  • Australian Federation of International Students (AFIS): Is a non-profit student organisation founded in 2002 to aid international students in Victoria.
  • 1800RESPECT: 24/7 phone and online counselling, information and help to people affected by sexual assault and domestic and family violence. Call 1800 737 732.
  • InTouch: Multicultural Centre against Family Violence: a state-wide organisation specialising in services, programs and responses to family violence in migrant and refugee communities. Call 1800 755 988.
  • Lifeline: is a national charity providing all Australians experiencing a personal crisis with access to 24 hour crisis support and suicide prevention services. free call line 13 11 14.
  • Youthlaw: Free legal advice for young people under 25: Call (03) 9611 2412
  • Headspace: provides early intervention mental health services to 12-25 year olds, along with assistance in promoting young peoples’ wellbeing. You can get support on: mental and physical health, work and study matters as well as alcohol and other drugs issues. Call 1800 650 890.
  • Beyondblue: call 1300 22 4636 for telephone support, information and resources for people dealing with depression or anxiety. Visit the website
  • Consumer Affairs Victoria has information on scams and information on your rights as an international student. Visit

About Crime Stoppers Victoria

Crime Stoppers Victoria is an independent, not-for-profit charity that works to make Victoria a safer place. If you have any information regarding a crime, or criminal activity, you can confidentially report what you know.

More information about reporting with Crime Stoppers.


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