Savannah State University: Crime & Safety

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - Below AverageQuality:Education Quality Rating - Very GoodSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - Very BadCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Good
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Savannah State University LogoF Savannah State University is a public school in Savannah, Georgia with about 4,800 students and 730 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

Based on our analysis of the government information, Savannah State University is a very dangerous place to study. American School Search gives this school grade "F" on safety and ranks Savannah State University #41 among the Most Dangerous colleges in the USA.

From our perception of the data, this campus has dramatic problems with murders, additionally, there are some problems with nonforcible sex offenses, illegal drugs, aggravated assaults, robberies, forcible sex offenses, and burglaries.

Campus Safety: Savannah State University and Nearby Schools

Savannah State University Safety Chart
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Criminal Offenses at Savannah 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
2
0
0.2%

Neglient Manslaughter
0
0
0.0%

Forcible Sex Offense
2
0
0.2%

Nonforcible Sex Offense
9
0
0.4%

Robbery
14
0
0.5%

Aggravated Assault
10
0
0.4%

Burglary
60
0
1.1%

Motor Vehicle Theft
3
0
0.2%

Arson
1
0
0.1%

Illegal Weapons Possession
15
0
0.5%

Drug Law Violation
75
0
1.2%

Liquor Law Violation
3
0
0.2%

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

Need to File a Complaint?

If you have been discriminated or abused at Savannah 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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