Overall Crime Rating at Duquesne 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. Duquesne 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 Duquesne University Means This School is Worse Than Average
On-campus crime statistics reported by Duquesne 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, Duquesne has more than the average reported offenses.
Pittsburgh Crime Rating is Worse Than Average
Duquesne University is in Pittsburgh, PA. When compared with other towns and cities nationwide, Pittsburgh ranks above average in overall crime, making it potentially unsafe and more likely students at Duquesne may fall victim to a crime when venturing off campus.
Regional Crime Rating Near Pittsburgh is Worse Than Average
Beyond Pittsburgh, other nearby towns and cities include Homestead, Carnegie, and West Mifflin. Altogether, these locations have an overall above average amount of crime when compared to other areas nationwide, meaning the area could be somewhat unsafe.