and Security on the St. John's University Campus
This online publication complies with the Student Right-To-Know and
Campus Security Act of 1990, which requires institutions to publish
and distribute and annual security report containing campus
security policies and procedures as well as campus crime
statistics. Please refer to the following information for the
campus crime statistics for each campus.
As an essential part of creating an atmosphere for learning, St.
John's University has a commitment to insure a safe and secure
University environment. St. John's is one of the safest campuses in
the nation. There are over 18,000 students in attendance and during
the course of the year there are almost 7,000 events and
The Queens campus alone has an estimated two million cars per
year on its campus. The quality of our students, the tradition of
the University's mission in the daily campus environment, and the
high quality and professionalism of our Public Safety Department
are responsible for creating this safe and secure environment. Our
Department of Public Safety includes many former New York City
Police Department officers who bring to their positions at St.
John's an unparalleled professional experience in the law
enforcement field. Our Department of Public Safety can be relied
upon to respond in a professional manner to any situation or
This guide was developed as part of our continuing effort to
inform the University community and to insure your continued
security and safety. Please review the enclosed material closely.
Being alert and aware of the circumstances that can make you a
victim goes a long way toward ensuring that you don't become
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Sexual Assault Policy
Information on Campus Security