Overall Crime Rating at Alvernia University is About Average
The overall crime rating is based on reported crime on campus and in surrounding areas. Colleges with low amounts of reported crime are considered safer. Alvernia University earns an overall crime rating of C- when we compare reported on-campus, city, and regional crime against all other schools nationwide.
Poor On Campus Crime Rating at Alvernia University Means This School is Worse Than Average
On-campus crime statistics reported by Alvernia carry the most importance in our overall estimation of campus crime. When all violations are totaled and weighed by both severity and the number of students at the school, Alvernia has more than the average reported offenses.
Reading Crime Rating is Worse Than Most
Alvernia University is in Reading, PA. When compared with other towns and cities nationwide, Reading ranks far above average in overall crime, making it potentially unsafe and more likely students at Alvernia may fall victim to a crime when venturing off campus.
Regional Crime Rating Near Reading is Better Than Average
Beyond Reading, other nearby towns and cities include Birdsboro, Adamstown, and Denver. Altogether, these locations have an overall below average amount of crime when compared to other areas nationwide, meaning the area should be safer than average.