StudentsReview :: Fordham University - Perceived Campus Safety Ratings
-or-
Search for Schools by Region
 

or within distance of city

Similar Schools
New York University -- New York, NY
Boston College -- Chestnut Hill, MA
Boston University -- Boston, MA


  Who's got the Best?

Perceptual Rankings:
You Make 'Em.
We Post 'Em.
You Vote 'Em Up.
You Vote 'Em Down.
Aww yeah.


Fordham University

Breakdown of “Perceived Campus Safety” at Fordham

View:
By Gender
MalesB+
FemalesB+
By Major
AccountingA-
Aerospace EngineeringF
AnthropologyC+
Art & Design DepartmentB+
BiologyB+
Business - Management and AdministrationA-
Chemical EngineeringB+
ChemistryB
CommunicationsB+
Computer ScienceA
EconomicsB+
EnglishA-
FinanceB+
Fine Arts - Painting/Sculpture/Photography/etcA
History/Histories (art history/etc.)A-
JournalismA-
Language - French/Spanish/etc.A-
MathA
NursingD-
OtherA-
Perfomance ArtsB+
PhilosophyA+
PhysicsA
Political ScienceB+
PreDent and DentistryB
PreLaw and LegalC-
PreMed and MedicalF
PsychologyA
Social WorkF
SociologyA+
UndecidedA-
Urban PlanningA-

Against similar schools

Perceived Campus Safety compared with similar schools in class.

Fordham University
 B+
Average of All Schools
 B+
Average of schools in class
 B+

New York University
 B+
Harvard University
 B+
Columbia University in the City of New York
 B
Loyola University - Chicago
 B-
Boston University
 B+
Cornell University
 A
Northeastern University
 B+
F
A+

Perceived Campus Safety

... I do feel very safe [they are all ex members of the NYPD] but the rules for guests are outrageous (no guests of the opposite sex, no guests past ...Read full comment
... the campus is beautiful, and although the surrounding area is rundown, you always feel safe on campus ...Read full comment
... My freshman year, an off-campus student was raped and beaten with a metal pipe ...Read full comment
... The emergency blue boxes are all around campus, and I have never felt totally unsafe or scared on campus ...Read full comment
... One misperception about the Rose Hill Campus is that the neighborhood is not safe ...Read full comment
... The campus is really nice and it's safe ...Read full comment
... Security: The campus is completely gated and feels very safe ...Read full comment
... While the campus is indeed safe, the affluent neighborhood bears the credit more than the security department ...Read full comment
... The area surrounding Fordham isn't at all dangerous , the Bronx during the day is extremely safe ...Read full comment
... This school is unsafe and so outdated ...Read full comment
... Don't let the Bronx intimidate you from applying, the campus is safe and the surrounding area is definately not a ghetto ...Read full comment
... I usually went uptown to hang with friends (commuters mostly) and area surrounding the Rose Hill campus is NOT the safest of places ...Read full comment
... the campus is beautiful, and although the surrounding area is rundown, you always feel safe on campus ...Read full comment
... The only thing I might question would be safety, as it's in the Bronx NYC ...Read full comment
... I thought that the campus would be dangerous or sketchy or something, being that it is in the bronx, but I feel so safe no matter what time of d...Read full comment
... The entirety of the area is sub-poverty and high crime ( ...Read full comment
... The area around the school is not so great, but the campus itself is safe as can be ...Read full comment
... I have a friend that's a girl and she was almost kidnapped and raped (a guy tried to force her into a car), luckily, she had ROTC friends with he...Read full comment
... The Rose Hill campus is really beautiful albeit in a "diverse" area of the Bronx yet it remains one of the safest campuses in New York ...Read full comment
... The Bronx has a bad rep but I have never felt unsafe in the area surrounding my campus ...Read full comment
... 50), safe and convienent ...Read full comment
Fordham University
Compare FordhamSave Fordham

StudentsReview Advice!

• What is a good school?
• Statistical Significance
• How to choose a Major
• How to choose your Career
• What you make of it?
• How Ivy League Admissions works
• On the Student/Faculty Ratio

• FAFSA: Who is a Parent?
• FAFSA: Parent Contribution
• FAFSA: Dream out of reach

• College Financial Planning
• Survive College and Graduate
• Sniffing Out Commuter Schools
• Preparing for College: A HS Roadmap
• Talking to Your Parents about College.
• Is a top college worth it?
• Why is college hard?
• Why Kids Aren't Happy in Traditional Schools
• Essential College Tips
Ah, college. Considered by many to be the time of a young person's lif... more→
• Cost of College Increasing Faster Than Inflation
According to NPR, the cost of college... more→
• For parents filling out the FAFSA and PROFILE (from a veteran paper slinger)
Just so you know, filling out these forms is a lot more than penciling... more→
• How to choose the right college?
My name is Esteban Correa. I am currently a second year INTERNATIONAL ... more→
• Create The Right Career Habits Now
Getting ahead in your career can be easier if you make the choice to b... more→

• Senior Year (Tips and experience)
It's the end of junior year and everyone is anticipating the arrival o... more→
• Informational Overload! What Should I Look For in a College or University?
We are in an instant information age, where you can find almost anythi... more→
• Personality Type and College Choice
Personality type is something very important to consider when deciding... more→
• A Free Application is a Good Application
As a senior finishing her scholastic year, I feel that it is my duty ... more→

• College Academic Survival Guide
The leap from high school to college academics is not an insignificant... more→
• Getting Involved: The Key to College Happiness
As a tour guide, the absolute, most frequently asked question I got wa... more→
• Choose a Path, Not a Major
Unless you're one of the fortunate souls who's already found their cal... more→
• The Scoop on State Schools
A recent college graduate, I vividly remember touring campuses as a p... more→

• The Purpose of a Higher Education
You are one of the millions of people this year applying for admission... more→
• The Importance of Choosing the Right College Major (2012)
One of the most important academic choices you'll make while in colleg... more→
• How to choose a college major
I was not sure what college major to choose. When you are in your late... more→
• How to guarantee your acceptance to many colleges
Are your grades are not what you think they should be from high school... more→

• Nailing the College Application Process
College applications seem to always be put on top of students procrast... more→
• What to do for a Successful Interview
Interviews seem to become more commonplace in every facet of life as o... more→
• I Don't Know Where to Start (General College Advice)
Preparing for college is a difficult time for every student and it?s o... more→
• Attitude and Dress Code for an Interview (General College Advice)
An interview is something we all have to go through when we get a job... more→

• Starting College (General College Advice)
College is a huge milestone in your life. You?ve seen the castle like ... more→
• Boston Apartment lease: Watch out!

Are you a student and about to sign the very first lease in your li... more→

• What college is right for you?
When thinking about their choices for colleges, many students and pare... more→