University of Connecticut: Crime & Safety

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University of Connecticut LogoF University of Connecticut is a public school in Storrs, Connecticut with about 27,040 students and 9,700 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.

As of May 1, 2014, University of Connecticut is under investigation for alleged violations of federal laws over the handling of sexual violence and sexual harassment complaints.

Safety Evaluation

Based on our analysis of the government information, University of Connecticut is a very dangerous place to be enrolled at. American School Search gives this school grade "F" on safety and ranks University of Connecticut #51 among the Most Dangerous colleges in the USA.

From our perception of the data, this campus experiences major problems with forcible sex offenses, in addition, there are some problems with illegal drugs, nonforcible sex offenses, and aggravated assaults.

Campus Safety: University of Connecticut and Nearby Schools

University of Connecticut Safety Chart
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Criminal Offenses at University of Connecticut 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
104
2
0.6%

Nonforcible Sex Offense
21
0
0.3%

Robbery
2
1
0.1%

Aggravated Assault
13
0
0.2%

Burglary
71
8
0.5%

Motor Vehicle Theft
42
4
0.4%

Arson
11
5
0.2%

Illegal Weapons Possession
9
1
0.2%

Drug Law Violation
524
16
1.3%

Liquor Law Violation
84
21
0.5%

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

Need to File a Complaint?

If you have been discriminated or abused at University of Connecticut, 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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