Ursinus College: Crime & Safety

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Ursinus College LogoF Ursinus College is a private not-for-profit school in Collegeville, Pennsylvania with about 1,640 students and 430 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, Ursinus College is a very dangerous place to study. American School Search gives this school grade "F" on safety and ranks Ursinus College #28 among the Most Dangerous colleges in the USA.

From our perception of the data, this campus has serious problems with forcible sex offenses, also there are certain problems with nonforcible sex offenses, aggravated assaults, illegal drugs, and burglaries.

Campus Safety: Ursinus College and Nearby Schools

Ursinus College Safety Chart
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Criminal Offenses at Ursinus College 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
23
0
1.1%

Nonforcible Sex Offense
10
0
0.7%

Robbery
1
0
0.2%

Aggravated Assault
6
0
0.6%

Burglary
59
0
1.8%

Motor Vehicle Theft
0
0
0.0%

Arson
3
0
0.4%

Illegal Weapons Possession
1
0
0.2%

Drug Law Violation
30
0
1.3%

Liquor Law Violation
101
0
2.3%

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

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If you have been discriminated or abused at Ursinus College, 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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