News release from Huntington University:
HU ranked No. 2 as safest campus in Indiana
HUNTINGTON, Ind. (August 23, 2013) — Huntington University is a safe school both for its campus and the local community, according to rankings by StateUniversity.com.
Huntington University ranked second in Indiana out 50 schools listed.
“We are very pleased with this ranking, and it reaffirms the good work we are doing to make Huntington University a safe place for everyone,” said Dr. Ron Coffey, vice president for Student Life.
The safety and security of members of the Huntington University community are the primary concerns of the campus leadership. Trained police officers are on staff to patrol the campus and are charged with the enforcement of federal, state and local laws, as well as university policies and regulations. The police officers have the authority to make arrests and work closely with the Huntington City Police Department.
To learn more about HU’s campus police, visit.
For the rankings, StateUniversity.com compiles information by reviewing campus crime statistics submitted by college/university law enforcement between Jan. 1 and Dec.31, 2012.
The rankings are available online at http://www.stateuniversity.com/rank_by_state/safety_score_rank/IN/3.
About Huntington University
Huntington University is a comprehensive Christian college of the liberal arts offering graduate and undergraduate programs in more than 70 academic concentrations. U.S. News & World Report ranks Huntington among the best colleges in the Midwest, and Forbes.com has listed the university as one of America’s Best Colleges. Additionally, Princeton Review has named the institution to its “Best in the Midwest” list. Founded in 1897 by the Church of the United Brethren in Christ, Huntington University is located on a contemporary, lakeside campus in northeast Indiana. The university is a member of the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities (CCCU).