Safety Concept for UZH

Status: 1 September 2021

Safety Concept for the University of Zurich (1 September 2021)

The protection of students, staff and visitors to the university is of the utmost importance to UZH. Our safety concepts play a central role in ensuring everyone’s security. UZH members are requested to proactively take personal responsibility for ensuring that the safety concepts are implemented and that they and people around them stick to the rules.

UZH’s safety concept is made up of several parts: 

Basic Safety Concept of UZH

The Basic Safety Concept for the University of Zurich describes the general rules of conduct and safety measures.
Basic Safety Concept (PDF, 181 KB) (Status: 1 September 2021)

Specific Safety Concepts

The Specific Safety Concepts serve as the basis for practical implementation:

for Organizational Units:
Template: Safety Concept for Organizational Units (PDF, 165 KB) (Status: 2 Jul 2021)

for Courses:
Fact Sheet Courses (PDF, 81 KB) (Status: 1 September 2021)

for Non-Curricular Events
Safety Concept Certificate (EN) (PDF, 625 KB) (Status: 10 August 2021)
Safety Concept w/o Certificate (EN) (PDF, 590 KB) (Status: 10 August 2021)