Table 7

MASSACHUSETTS

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
Arson4
Amherst College 1,795 9 0 8 0 1 59 10 46 3
Assumption College 2,675 10 0 4 0 6 27 1 26 0 0
Babson College 3,057 9 0 6 0 3 33 0 33 0
Becker College 2,153 3 0 2 0 1 14 0 14 0 0
Bentley University 5,552 3 0 2 0 1 42 8 34 0
Boston College 14,354 10 0 7 0 3 122 15 106 1
Boston University 32,158 19 0 7 5 7 364 23 338 3 1
Brandeis University 5,752 0 0 0 0 0 39 3 35 1
Bridgewater State University 11,089 12 0 3 1 8 31 6 25 0 0
Bristol Community College 8,761 1 0 0 0 1 4 0 4 0
Bunker Hill Community College 13,142 0 0 0 0 0 46 0 46 0
Cape Cod Community College 3,627 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0
Clark University 3,485 3 0 1 0 2 45 10 34 1
College of the Holy Cross 2,729 3 0 2 0 1 37 4 33 0
Curry College 2,950 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 0
Dean College 1,363 2 0 2 0 0 31 13 18 0 0
Emerson College 4,479 14 0 8 2 4 40 6 34 0
Endicott College 4,695 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Fitchburg State University 6,598 9 0 4 0 5 19 2 17 0
Framingham State University 6,398 0 0 0 0 0 21 1 20 0
Gordon College 2,045 0 0 0 0 0 47 0 47 0
Greenfield Community College 2,050 0 0 0 0 0 8 0 8 0
Hampshire College 1,410 2 0 1 0 1 33 4 29 0 0
Harvard University 29,652 3 0 1 0 2 574 74 499 1
Lasell College 2,160 8 0 0 0 8 14 3 11 0
Massachusetts Bay Community College 4,859 1 0 0 0 1 6 0 6 0
Massachusetts College of Art 1,990 1 0 0 0 1 27 0 27 0
Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts 1,641 4 0 1 0 3 28 5 23 0 0
Massachusetts Institute of Technology 11,331 4 0 0 0 4 334 19 313 2 0
Massasoit Community College 7,637 3 0 0 0 3 15 1 14 0 0
MCPHS University 7,074 1 0 0 1 0 9 0 9 0
Merrimack College 3,620 2 0 1 1 0 38 6 32 0
Mount Holyoke College 2,215 3 0 3 0 0 56 13 42 1 1
Mount Ida College 1,345 2 0 0 0 2 12 1 11 0
Mount Wachusett Community College 4,074 0 0 0 0 0 30 0 30 0
Northeastern University 19,940 25 0 11 6 8 253 13 240 0
North Shore Community College 6,961 4 0 0 1 3 17 0 17 0 0
Regis College 1,954 1 0 1 0 0 3 0 3 0
Salem State University 9,215 7 0 5 0 2 53 12 41 0 0
Smith College 2,874 2 0 2 0 0 43 3 40 0 0
Springfield College 3,241 6 0 5 0 1 34 1 30 3
Springfield Technical Community College 6,286 0 0 0 0 0 18 0 18 0 0
Stonehill College 2,400 7 0 1 0 6 10 1 9 0
Tufts University: Medford 11,137 7 0 4 2 1 74 19 55 0 1
Suffolk5 1 0 1 0 0 23 2 21 0 0
Worcester5 0 0 0 0 0 5 3 2 0 0
University of Massachusetts: Amherst 29,269 14 0 2 2 10 229 13 215 1 4
Dartmouth 8,916 17 0 8 0 9 77 5 68 4
Harbor Campus, Boston 17,030 2 0 0 0 2 75 2 72 1 0
Medical Center, Worcester 1,079 21 0 0 0 21 64 1 60 3 1
Wellesley College 2,510 1 0 0 0 1 28 4 24 0
Wentworth Institute of Technology 4,576 4 0 0 1 3 56 6 50 0
Western New England University 3,912 5 0 5 0 0 52 1 50 1
Westfield State University 6,496 2 0 2 0 0 25 1 24 0 1
Worcester Polytechnic Institute 6,573 0 0 0 0 0 35 4 31 0 0
  • 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 The FBI does not publish arson data unless it receives data from either the agency or the state for all 12 months of the calendar year.
  • 5 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.