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Hofstra University

Breakdown of “Perceived Campus Safety” at Hofstra

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By Gender
MalesB
FemalesB-
By Major
AccountingB
Agriculture/HorticultureB
AnthropologyB+
ArchitectureC
BiologyA-
Business - Management and AdministrationB-
ChemistryD
CommunicationsB
Computer ScienceB+
Design Arts - Industrial Design/Graphic Design/etcA-
EconomicsB+
EducationD+
Electrical EngineeringA+
Engineering DepartmentC-
EnglishC+
FinanceA-
Fine Arts - Painting/Sculpture/Photography/etcC-
History/Histories (art history/etc.)C+
JournalismB-
MathB
Music - Composition/TheoryA-
Music - PerformanceD
Music EducationA
OtherB
Perfomance ArtsB
PhilosophyD
Political ScienceB-
PreDent and DentistryA-
PreMed and MedicalC+
PsychologyB
UndecidedB
Video/MediaB-

Against similar schools

Perceived Campus Safety compared with similar schools in class.

Hofstra University
 B-
Average of All Schools
 B+
Average of schools in class
 B+

Harvard University
 B+
New York University
 B+
Fordham University
 B+
University of Connecticut
 B+
Syracuse University
 B-
Cornell University
 A
University of Massachusetts - Amherst
 B-
F
A+

Perceived Campus Safety

... I work for public safety and can tell you firsthand that this campus is not safe ...Read full comment
... Also, Hofstra is in a really ghetto-ass neighborhood, and public safety is completely useles, so watch your back and don't park your care in a...Read full comment
... The area is also very unsafe ...Read full comment
... Hofstra is located in the lovely town of Hempstead, known for its gangs and high crime rate ...Read full comment
... Public Safety is a joke ...Read full comment
... The ways that some of the university offices such as public safety, student accounts, and dining services operate are appalling ...Read full comment
... It's not a TRUE ghetto, but it sure as hell doesn't look appealing and safe ...Read full comment
... While I love the school because I'm not into greek life, and all the drinking and potential crime that goes along with it ...Read full comment
... There are also quite a few rapes and robberies on campus, and in some cases by athletes who get completely let off by the school for everything t...Read full comment
... If you are a female and get raped, they will do all they can to protect your attacker ...Read full comment
... It's not a TRUE ghetto, but it sure as hell doesn't look appealing and safe ...Read full comment
... The public safety officers are the biggest assholes alive and the faculty don't know shit ...Read full comment
... Surrounding neighborhood is somewhat dangerous didnt feel safe as a commuter outside campus ...Read full comment
... Public safety is really helpful and are always patrolling all over campus and off campus, because they know where student live off campus ...Read full comment
... I work for public safety and can tell you firsthand that this campus is not safe ...Read full comment
... I don't have my car so I have to wait for the shuttle to go to a train station that is less than safe and schedule anything I need to do around w...Read full comment
... They feel as though busting kids for stealing your roomates food or breaking up small on campus parties are more important than making sure the ...Read full comment
... For the money go somewhere else, and experience a world away from Uniondale, which is riddled with crime ...Read full comment
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