SUNY at Albany: Crime & Safety

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - Very GoodQuality:Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - Very BadCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Fair
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SUNY at Albany LogoF SUNY at Albany is a public school in Albany, New York with about 17,180 students and 3,230 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 information, SUNY at Albany is a very dangerous place. American School Search gives this school grade "F" on safety.

From our perception of the data, this campus experiences dramatic problems with forcible sex offenses, also there are some problems with illegal drugs and nonforcible sex offenses.

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Criminal Offenses at SUNY at Albany 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
24
0
0.4%

Nonforcible Sex Offense
7
0
0.2%

Robbery
8
0
0.2%

Aggravated Assault
3
0
0.1%

Burglary
45
0
0.5%

Motor Vehicle Theft
13
0
0.3%

Arson
7
0
0.2%

Illegal Weapons Possession
20
0
0.3%

Drug Law Violation
389
0
1.4%

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 SUNY at Albany 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 SUNY at Albany campus safety based on the same criteria and assumption.

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If you have been discriminated or abused at SUNY at Albany, 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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