Table 7

CONNECTICUT

Offenses Known to Law Enforcement

by University and College, 2016

University/College Campus Student
enrollment1
Violent
crime
Murder and
nonnegligent
manslaughter
Rape
(revised
definition)2
Rape
(legacy
definition)3
Robbery Aggravated
assault
Property
crime
Burglary Larceny-
theft
Motor
vehicle
theft
Arson
Central Connecticut State University 12,086 2 0 1 1 0 25 3 22 0 0
Eastern Connecticut State University 5,261 0 0 0 0 0 18 1 16 1 0
Southern Connecticut State University 10,473 4 0 3 0 1 24 2 22 0 0
University of Connecticut: Health Center4 0 0 0 0 0 17 2 15 0 0
Storrs, Avery Point and Hartford4 5 0 3 1 1 189 22 156 11 3
Western Connecticut State University 5,826 1 0 1 0 0 34 9 25 0 0
Yale University 12,385 1 0 0 1 0 274 33 238 3 1
  • 1 The student enrollment figures provided by the United States Department of Education are for the 2015 school year, the most recent available. The enrollment figures include full-time and part-time students.
  • 2 The figures shown in this column for the offense of rape were reported using the revised Uniform Crime Reporting (UCR) definition of rape. See the data declaration for further explanation.
  • 3 The figures shown in this column for the offense of rape were reported using the legacy UCR definition of rape. See the data declaration for further explanation.
  • 4 Student enrollment figures were not available.
  • NOTE: Caution should be exercised in making any intercampus comparisons or ranking schools because university/college crime statistics are affected by a variety of factors. These include demographic characteristics of the surrounding community, ratio of male to female students, number of on-campus residents, accessibility of the campus to outside visitors, size of enrollment, etc.

Data Declaration

Provides the methodology used in constructing this table and other pertinent information about this table.