Radford University: Crime & Safety

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - ExcellentQuality: Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - BadCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Fair
ReviewMajors / RatingsTuition / LoansFaculty / SalariesCampus CrimeAdmissions

D-
Radford University is a public school in Radford, Virginia with about 9,570 students and 1,430 employees.

Our Safety Report for this school is based on the US Department of Education 2014 public data sets for various categories of violent and non-violent crimes committed both on-campus and off-campus over the last three years.

Safety Evaluation

Based on our analysis of the government data, Radford University is a very dangerous place to stay. American School Search gives this school grade "D-" on safety.

From our perception of the data, this campus experiences major problems with forcible sex offenses, in addition, there are certain problems with alcohol.

Campus Safety: Radford University and Nearby Schools

Radford University Safety Chart
If you are an official at Radford University and you would like to provide additional details or express a different perspective on your college safety, please Contact Us and we will publish your point of view (up to 1,000 characters) on this page.

Get more details and analysis about this college from Radford University Review. Also you might want to check our ratings for the 100 Safest and for the 100 Most Dangerous colleges in the US or learn about American School Search Safety Reports.

Criminal Offenses at Radford University in 2011 - 2013

Alleged criminal offenses reported to campus security authorities and/or local police
Does not necessarily reflect prosecutions or convictions for crime


Type of Crime or Arrest
On-campus
Off-campus
Crime Chance*

Murder
0
0
0.0%

Neglient Manslaughter
0
0
0.0%

Forcible Sex Offense
16
0
0.4%

Nonforcible Sex Offense
0
0
0.0%

Robbery
1
0
0.1%

Aggravated Assault
5
1
0.2%

Burglary
7
1
0.3%

Motor Vehicle Theft
2
0
0.1%

Arson
2
0
0.1%

Illegal Weapons Possession
0
0
0.0%

Drug Law Violation
0
0
0.0%

Liquor Law Violation
360
15
1.9%

* Crime Chance is American School Search's subjective and approximate estimate for a student's chance of experiencing this crime during their study at Radford University based on the present enrollment, past crime history, current crime trend, and an assumption that the school reports accurate numbers to the government. Safety Grade is American School Search's subjective evaluation of Radford University campus safety based on the same criteria and assumption.

Need to File a Complaint?

If you have been discriminated or abused at Radford University, or you believe that this college underreports campus crime statistics, then please consider filing a complaint with US Department of Education.

As of May 1st, 2014, fifty five colleges are under investigation for possible violations of federal law over the handling of sexual violence and harassment complaints. Many of those schools are frequent guests in our exclusive 100 Most Dangerous Colleges list.

Learn More About Radford University

ReviewMajors / RatingsTuition / LoansFaculty / SalariesCampus CrimeAdmissions

Virginia Colleges Offering Similar Degree Programs

Accounting and Finance
Detailed information about 56 accounting and finance schools and colleges in Richmond, Lynchburg, Danville, Virginia Beach, Norfolk, Charlottesville, Annandale, and 36 other cities. Around 3,400 accounting and finance diplomas are granted every academic year. Average tuition cost for accounting and finance programs in VA is about $20,700.

Art
Read information about 33 art schools and colleges in Norfolk, Richmond, Harrisonburg, Arlington, Lynchburg, Danville, Lexington, and 23 more cities. Approximately 1,100 art degrees are awarded each year. Average tuition charges for art degree programs in VA is about $24,200.

Biology
We list 51 biology schools and colleges in Norfolk, Richmond, Lynchburg, Roanoke, Harrisonburg, Lexington, Charlottesville, and 33 other cities. Approximately 4,800 biology diplomas are granted each year. Average tuition price for biology programs in VA - $21,200.

Business
Get details on 98 business schools and colleges in Richmond, Virginia Beach, Norfolk, Lynchburg, Arlington, Hampton, Fairfax, and 53 other cities. Approximately 11,500 business diplomas are granted each year. Average tuition price for business programs in VA: $18,700.

Chemistry
Our listing contains 35 chemistry schools and colleges in Lynchburg, Richmond, Norfolk, Lexington, Harrisonburg, Petersburg, Winchester, and 24 more cities. About 1,100 chemistry degrees are granted every academic year. Average tuition charges for chemistry degree programs in VA - $26,500.

Communication and Journalism
Get details on 29 communication and journalism schools and colleges in Lynchburg, Richmond, Harrisonburg, Arlington, Norfolk, Salem, Bluefield, and 19 other cities. About 2,200 communication and journalism diplomas and certificates are granted each year. Average tuition for communication and journalism degree programs in VA is roughly $19,900.

Computer Science
Get details on 90 computer science schools and colleges in Richmond, Norfolk, Virginia Beach, Lynchburg, Arlington, Fairfax, Danville, and 51 other cities. Approximately 6,200 computer science diplomas are granted every academic year. Average tuition charges for computer science degree programs in VA is approximately $16,900.

Criminal Justice
Read about 71 criminal justice schools and colleges in Richmond, Norfolk, Virginia Beach, Lynchburg, Arlington, Danville, Hampton, and 39 other cities. About 3,600 criminal justice diplomas and certificates are granted each academic year. Average tuition price for criminal justice programs in VA: $16,600.

Dance and Ballet
Learn about 25 dance and ballet schools and colleges in Richmond, Norfolk, Lynchburg, Fairfax, Winchester, Big Stone Gap, Martinsville, and 18 other cities. Approximately 600 dance and ballet diplomas are awarded every academic year. Average tuition cost for dance and ballet programs in VA: $18,000.

Economics
Learn more about 29 economics schools and colleges in Harrisonburg, Lynchburg, Richmond, Lexington, Charlottesville, Roanoke, Ashland, and 22 more cities. About 1,500 economics degrees are awarded each academic year. Average tuition charges for economics programs in VA: $29,000.

Education
We reviewed 48 education schools and colleges in Richmond, Norfolk, Lynchburg, Hampton, Arlington, Harrisonburg, Danville, and 27 more cities. Around 8,700 education diplomas are granted every academic year. Average tuition price for education programs in VA is around $21,500.

English and Literature
Learn about 46 english and literature schools and colleges in Norfolk, Lynchburg, Fairfax, Richmond, Harrisonburg, Lexington, Ferrum, and 35 more cities. About 3,600 english and literature diplomas and certificates are awarded every academic year. Average tuition charges for english and literature degree programs in VA is approximately $24,400.

Ethnic and Cultural Studies
Detailed information about 17 ethnic and cultural studies schools and colleges in Norfolk, Richmond, Fredericksburg, Sweet Briar, Charlottesville, Lynchburg, Winchester, and 12 more cities. About 400 ethnic and cultural studies diplomas and certificates are awarded every year. Average tuition charges for ethnic and cultural studies degree programs in VA - $28,100.

Foreign Languages
We reviewed 42 foreign languages schools and colleges in Lynchburg, Richmond, Norfolk, Harrisonburg, Lexington, Annandale, Emory, and 30 more cities. Around 1,100 foreign languages diplomas and certificates are awarded every academic year. Average tuition charges for foreign languages programs in VA: $26,400.

General Studies
Learn more about 64 general studies schools and colleges in Lynchburg, Norfolk, Danville, Richmond, Roanoke, Arlington, Harrisonburg, and 44 other cities. Around 19,000 general studies diplomas are awarded each academic year. Average tuition charges for general studies programs in VA is around $11,600.

Geography
Our directory contains 9 geography schools and colleges in Richmond, Emory, Radford, Fredericksburg, Blacksburg, Norfolk, Fairfax, and Harrisonburg. About 400 geography degrees are granted every year. Average tuition price for geography degree programs in VA is about $22,200.

Geology
Get details on 8 geology schools and colleges in Fairfax, Radford, Lexington, Blacksburg, Norfolk, Harrisonburg, Williamsburg, and Lynchburg. Around 200 geology diplomas and certificates are granted each academic year. Average tuition cost for geology programs in VA is about $24,400.

Graphic Design and Animation
Detailed information about 43 graphic design and animation schools and colleges in Arlington, Lynchburg, Richmond, Norfolk, Virginia Beach, Annandale, Big Stone Gap, and 32 other cities. Approximately 900 graphic design and animation diplomas are granted each year. Average tuition cost for graphic design and animation degree programs in VA: $14,800.

History
Read about 40 history schools and colleges in Lynchburg, Richmond, Norfolk, Lexington, Harrisonburg, Blacksburg, Fairfax, and 29 more cities. Approximately 2,000 history diplomas are awarded every year. Average tuition charges for history programs in VA is about $25,500.

Laboratory Assistance
Learn about 32 laboratory assistance schools and colleges in Norfolk, Salem, Roanoke, Danville, Lynchburg, Richmond, Fairfax, and 21 other cities. Around 400 laboratory assistance diplomas and certificates are awarded every year. Average tuition for laboratory assistance degree programs in VA: $11,500.

Management
Learn about 100 management schools and colleges in Richmond, Arlington, Virginia Beach, Norfolk, Lynchburg, Chesapeake, Newport News, and 52 other cities. Approximately 10,800 management degrees are granted every year. Average tuition charges for management programs in VA is roughly $18,200.

Marketing and Advertising
Read about 25 marketing and advertising schools and colleges in Arlington, Vienna, Lynchburg, Richmond, Blacksburg, Lawrenceville, Fishersville, and 17 more cities. About 1,000 marketing and advertising degrees are awarded every academic year. Average tuition price for marketing and advertising degree programs in VA is around $20,100.

Mathematics
Read information about 39 mathematics schools and colleges in Lynchburg, Richmond, Norfolk, Lexington, Harrisonburg, Arlington, Fairfax, and 28 more cities. About 900 mathematics degrees are granted each academic year. Average tuition charges for mathematics programs in VA: $26,100.

Medical
Learn more about 78 medical schools and colleges in Richmond, Arlington, Lynchburg, Virginia Beach, Norfolk, Hampton, Danville, and 42 more cities. Approximately 5,900 medical diplomas are granted each academic year. Average tuition for medical programs in VA is around $17,300.

Medical Assistant
Learn more about 75 medical assistant schools and colleges in Richmond, Norfolk, Virginia Beach, Roanoke, Chesapeake, Newport News, Fairfax, and 39 more cities. Around 6,600 medical assistant diplomas are granted each year. Average tuition cost for medical assistant degree programs in VA is about $12,800.

Music
Our listing contains 40 music schools and colleges in Norfolk, Lynchburg, Hampton, Harrisonburg, Richmond, Buena Vista, Petersburg, and 29 more cities. Approximately 800 music diplomas are granted each academic year. Average tuition cost for music programs in VA is roughly $21,500.

Nursing
We list 72 nursing schools and colleges in Richmond, Norfolk, Lynchburg, Roanoke, Virginia Beach, Fairfax, Charlottesville, and 39 more cities. About 7,700 nursing diplomas and certificates are awarded each year. Average tuition for nursing programs in VA: $15,300.

Occupational Therapy
Our listing contains 29 occupational therapy schools and colleges in Norfolk, Lynchburg, Danville, Harrisonburg, Roanoke, Blacksburg, Ferrum, and 19 other cities. Around 1,600 occupational therapy degrees are granted each academic year. Average tuition charges for occupational therapy degree programs in VA: $21,500.

Philosophy
Learn about 29 philosophy schools and colleges in Lynchburg, Harrisonburg, Norfolk, Richmond, Bridgewater, Salem, Ashland, and 21 more cities. Around 400 philosophy degrees are awarded every academic year. Average tuition cost for philosophy programs in VA is approximately $24,300.

Physics
Read information about 27 physics schools and colleges in Richmond, Norfolk, Lexington, Petersburg, Lynchburg, Blacksburg, Hampton, and 19 more cities. Approximately 600 physics diplomas and certificates are awarded each academic year. Average tuition charges for physics programs in VA is about $21,700.

Political Science
Our directory contains 38 political science schools and colleges in Lynchburg, Norfolk, Lexington, Harrisonburg, Richmond, Ashland, Fairfax, and 28 more cities. Around 3,100 political science diplomas and certificates are granted every academic year. Average tuition cost for political science degree programs in VA - $26,000.

Psychology
Get details on 62 psychology schools and colleges in Norfolk, Lynchburg, Richmond, Roanoke, Arlington, Hampton, Lexington, and 40 more cities. Around 7,800 psychology degrees are awarded each academic year. Average tuition cost for psychology degree programs in VA is about $20,500.

Recreation and Leisure
Read about 13 recreation and leisure schools and colleges in Norfolk, Hampton, Locust Grove, Chester, Richmond, Middletown, Annandale, and 7 more cities. Approximately 200 recreation and leisure diplomas are granted each year. Average tuition cost for recreation and leisure programs in VA: $18,300.

Social Work
Read information about 38 social work schools and colleges in Richmond, Norfolk, Lynchburg, Harrisonburg, Hampton, Roanoke, Blacksburg, and 23 more cities. Around 4,800 social work degrees are awarded every academic year. Average tuition charges for social work programs in VA is roughly $15,500.

Sociology and Anthropology
Learn more about 34 sociology and anthropology schools and colleges in Lynchburg, Richmond, Norfolk, Harrisonburg, Danville, Blacksburg, Hampton, and 23 more cities. About 1,800 sociology and anthropology diplomas are granted every year. Average tuition cost for sociology and anthropology programs in VA is around $23,500.

Theater and Drama
Our listing contains 43 theater and drama schools and colleges in Lynchburg, Norfolk, Richmond, Charlottesville, Harrisonburg, Big Stone Gap, Fairfax, and 30 more cities. Around 900 theater and drama diplomas and certificates are awarded every academic year. Average tuition cost for theater and drama programs in VA is around $20,700.

Theology and Religion
Read about 35 theology and religion schools and colleges in Richmond, Lynchburg, Harrisonburg, Hampton, Charlottesville, Staunton, Bluefield, and 23 other cities. About 4,000 theology and religion diplomas are awarded every year. Average tuition for theology and religion degree programs in VA is roughly $19,000.

Work and Family Studies
We list 33 work and family studies schools and colleges in Lynchburg, Richmond, Norfolk, Danville, Alberta, Clifton Forge, Buena Vista, and 26 other cities. Around 1,500 work and family studies diplomas are granted each year. Average tuition for work and family studies degree programs in VA is about $15,500.

Quick College Search

Click to Search Colleges

search by college name, city, or state

Safety in Competing Colleges










Other Nearby Colleges