University of Florida: Crime & Safety

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University of Florida LogoD University of Florida is a public school in Gainesville, Florida with about 50,650 students and 14,450 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 numbers, University of Florida is a relatively dangerous place to study. American School Search gives this school grade "D" on safety.

From our perception of the data, there are certain problems with forcible sex offenses and illegal drugs.

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Criminal Offenses at University of Florida 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
36
5
0.3%

Nonforcible Sex Offense
0
0
0.0%

Robbery
5
0
0.1%

Aggravated Assault
19
8
0.2%

Burglary
69
21
0.4%

Motor Vehicle Theft
44
19
0.3%

Arson
0
0
0.0%

Illegal Weapons Possession
15
3
0.2%

Drug Law Violation
205
11
0.6%

Liquor Law Violation
139
10
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 Florida 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 Florida campus safety based on the same criteria and assumption.

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