San Francisco State University: Crime & Safety

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - Very GoodQuality:Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - PoorCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Good
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San Francisco State University LogoD San Francisco State University is a public school in San Francisco, California with about 30,260 students and 3,240 employees.

Our Safety Report for this school is based on the US Department of Education 2016 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

According to our analysis of the government information, San Francisco State University is a relatively dangerous place to be enrolled at. American School Search gives this school grade "D" on safety.

From our perception of the data, there are some problems with forcible sex offenses.

Campus Safety: San Francisco State University and Nearby Schools

San Francisco State University Safety Chart
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Criminal Offenses at San Francisco State University in 2013 - 2015

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
19
0
0.2%

Nonforcible Sex Offense
5
0
0.1%

Robbery
3
0
0.1%

Aggravated Assault
0
0
0.0%

Burglary
55
0
0.4%

Motor Vehicle Theft
11
0
0.2%

Arson
3
0
0.1%

Illegal Weapons Possession
9
0
0.2%

Drug Law Violation
16
0
0.2%

Liquor Law Violation
32
0
0.3%

* Crime Chance is American School Search's subjective and approximate estimate for a student's chance of experiencing this crime during their study at San Francisco State 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 San Francisco State University campus safety based on the same criteria and assumption.

Need to File a Complaint?

If you have been discriminated or abused at San Francisco State 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.

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