Sacred Heart University: Crime & Safety

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - Very GoodQuality:Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - FairCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Bad
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Sacred Heart University LogoC Sacred Heart University is a private not-for-profit school in Fairfield, Connecticut with about 8,240 students and 1,450 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 data, Sacred Heart University is a relatively safe place to study. American School Search gives this school grade "C" on safety.

From our perception of the data, this campus has no significant crime problems.

Campus Safety: Sacred Heart University and Nearby Schools

Sacred Heart University Safety Chart
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Criminal Offenses at Sacred Heart 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
0.1%

Nonforcible Sex Offense
3
0
0.2%

Robbery
1
1
0.1%

Aggravated Assault
2
0
0.1%

Burglary
11
2
0.4%

Motor Vehicle Theft
2
1
0.2%

Arson
0
1
0.1%

Illegal Weapons Possession
0
0
0.0%

Drug Law Violation
5
0
0.2%

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 Sacred Heart 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 Sacred Heart University campus safety based on the same criteria and assumption.

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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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