Hate incidents and hate crime

We have always maintained a strong commitment to supporting and celebrating our diverse community. We want you to feel safe and welcome in Nottingham because it’s as much your home as it is anyone else’s. 

  • Are you in immediate danger? If you are in immediate danger or seriously injured, you can contact the emergency services on 999 (or 112 from a mobile phone) or you can contact the university Security Team 24/7 on the emergency line 0115 951 8888 . 
  • Find a safe space.  If an incident has just happened try and find somewhere you feel safe. 
  • Speak to someone you trust. Talking things through with someone can sometimes help. This could be a friend, family member or someone at the university.
  • Togetherall. It is a safe space online to get things off your chest, have conversations.
  • Get supportThere are many different services here at the university and externally that you might want to speak to and access support.
  •  Report and Support. Students and staff can report an incident using the University’s Report and Support system. You can choose to do this anonymously or you can request support from an advisor. If you choose to talk to an advisor they will be able to talk through the options and support available to you.
  • University Procedure. If you choose to make a formal complaint to the University about a student or member of staff there are procedures which set out the steps you'll need to follow. 
Get support
Find out what support is available to you

Look after yourself
  •  HealthyU is here to help you look after yourself as a student here at the university
  • If you are a member of staff, the Staff Wellbeing page has lots of information on how to look after your mental health and wellbeing.
  •  Togetherall is for staff and students and provides a range of online courses relating to anxiety, depression and other common mental health issues along with online forums to discuss and engage with others and support each other anonymously.  

There are two ways you can tell us what happened