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The University of Delaware

Breakdown of “Perceived Campus Safety” at UDelaware

By Gender
By Major
Animal StudiesB+
Art & Design DepartmentB-
Business - Management and AdministrationB-
Chemical EngineeringA
Civil EngineeringC-
Computer EngineeringB
Computer ScienceB+
Design Arts - Industrial Design/Graphic Design/etcB+
Engineering DepartmentF
Geography and GeosciencesA-
History/Histories (art history/etc.)B-
Language - French/Spanish/etc.B
Mechanical EngineeringB
Music - PerformanceA-
Natural ResourcesB+
Physical Therapy/Exercise ScienceB-
Political ScienceB-
Public PolicyA+
Social WorkB

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Perceived Campus Safety compared with similar schools in class.

University of Delaware
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Perceived Campus Safety

... As for safety and policing, the cops spend too much time curbing underage (and excessive) drinking than stopping real crime like robbery and bur...Read full comment
... I don't think the university is that unsafe like some of the others who've posted ...Read full comment
... Not a very safe school either, there were many muggings and drug raids when I was here ...Read full comment
... Ladies, tired of not being raped ...Read full comment
... it's a giant high school, the rape problem (how is this still going on ...Read full comment
... Safety is definitely a concern here, this semester alone there have been over 20 armed robberies of students and random people getting jumped on...Read full comment
... As far as security goes, I can say I felt generally safe at all times ...Read full comment
... "Public Safety" does nothing more than give parking tickets, even though there are numerous robberies and other crimes every weekend ...Read full comment
... There are many crimes that go unreported ...Read full comment
... As a female student, I feel very unsafe here ...Read full comment
... The campus isn't as safe as it once was, but honestly that's the way it is a lot of places now ...Read full comment
... OVER PRICED,NOT SAFE ...Read full comment
... It is considered a crime to violate the Noise Ordinance ...Read full comment
... This just continues the escalation of violent crimes against students over the past few years ...Read full comment
... I feel safe on campus, and I think town problems stay in the town while campus issues stay on campus -- for better or worse ...Read full comment
... Safety is a concern on campus ...Read full comment
... I feel safe at UD; I have walked alone at night coming home from the library and although I am paranoid, I usually talk on the phone or just be v...Read full comment
... FACTS about crime related issues for various colleges can be found on the internet at the following link: http://ope ...Read full comment
... The frats are so stupid (picture the typical dtudent I described multiplied by 10), the house parties are equally dumb and under constant threat ...Read full comment
... The Dorms that most freshman go to are on the unseen West Campus- dirty,unkept, dark, unmarked, unsafe ...Read full comment
... Our campus may not be 100% safe all the time, but to think that any college campus, actually anywhere in general, is 100% safe is ridiculous ...Read full comment
... You are safer going to UPenn than to UD ...Read full comment
... In addition, any random girl can falsely accuse you of "date rape" and you've never even dated her ...Read full comment
... I really hate to submit a negative review of Delaware, because I loved my years there, but the fact is that this campus has a HUGE crime problem...Read full comment
... This school is not safe, has incredibly high rates of drug use, and the police could not care less about the UD community ...Read full comment
... As parents, and former alums of the University of Delaware, we were very concerned about safety at this institution ...Read full comment
... A strong and ever-growing rape culture ...Read full comment
... They really dont make the campus safer just pester people about drinking ...Read full comment
... Recently, the school has received a new President and in my opinion he has instituted new policies that not only watch out for students safety, b...Read full comment
... First of all, the campus is NOT the safest, but it is definitely not UNSAFE ...Read full comment
... it's a giant high school, the rape problem (how is this still going on ...Read full comment
... "Public Safety" does nothing more than give parking tickets, even though there are numerous robberies and other crimes every weekend ...Read full comment
... There are many crimes that go unreported ...Read full comment
... There seemed to be a surge in reported rapes and robberies with UD students as victims around when I graduated last year ...Read full comment
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