A moderately sized Catholic school, University of San Diego “strives to provide a quality liberal arts education that expands students’ worldviews and underscores the importance of service to others.” Indeed, the university offers undergrads “amazing opportunities for educational, social and spiritual growth.” Of course, USD’s “proximity to the beach” and “friendly SoCal culture” also make the university a highly attractive option as well. Academically, students have their pick of great departments and disciplines, from the “outstanding business school” to a “strong marine science program.”
The Jeanne Clery Act requires colleges and universities to disclose their security policies, keep a public crime log, publish an annual crime report and provide timely warnings to students and campus employees about a crime posing an immediate or ongoing threat to students and campus employees.
Please visit The Princeton Review’s page on campus safety for additional resources: http://www.princetonreview.com/safety
The Princeton Review publishes links directly to each school's Campus Security Reports where available. Applicants can also access all school-specific campus safety information using the Campus Safety and Security Data Analysis Cutting Tool provided by the Office of Postsecondary Education of the U.S. Department of Education: http://ope.ed.gov/security