Table 7

WISCONSIN

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
Marquette University 11,491 19 0 5 4 10 267 22 225 20 0
University of Wisconsin: Eau Claire 10,592 1 0 1 0 0 58 2 56 0 0
Green Bay 6,784 0 0 0 0 0 16 0 15 1 0
La Crosse 10,490 0 0 0 0 0 119 1 118 0 0
Madison 42,716 13 0 6 2 5 287 33 249 5 1
Milwaukee 26,726 7 0 5 0 2 153 13 137 3 1
Oshkosh 14,051 3 0 0 0 3 42 7 35 0 0
Parkside 4,412 2 0 2 0 0 32 2 30 0 0
Platteville 8,945 0 0 0 0 0 58 2 55 1 2
River Falls 5,949 4 0 2 0 2 35 0 35 0 0
Stevens Point 9,265 4 0 4 0 0 58 0 58 0 0
Stout 9,554 3 0 3 0 0 83 3 80 0 0
Superior 2,497 0 0 0 0 0 19 0 19 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.
  • 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.