Dakota Wesleyan University: Crime & Safety

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Dakota Wesleyan University LogoC- Dakota Wesleyan University is a private not-for-profit school in Mitchell, South Dakota with about 990 students and 250 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, Dakota Wesleyan University is a relatively unsafe place to be enrolled at. American School Search gives this school grade "C-" on safety.

Campus Safety: Dakota Wesleyan University and Nearby Schools

Dakota Wesleyan University Safety Chart
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Criminal Offenses at Dakota Wesleyan 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
1
0
0.3%

Nonforcible Sex Offense
1
0
0.3%

Robbery
0
0
0.0%

Aggravated Assault
2
0
0.4%

Burglary
2
0
0.4%

Motor Vehicle Theft
3
0
0.5%

Arson
0
0
0.0%

Illegal Weapons Possession
0
0
0.0%

Drug Law Violation
0
0
0.0%

Liquor Law Violation
0
0
0.0%

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

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