In addition to minimizing the impact of your legal issues, Student Legal Services (SLS) helps educate the student body about their rights and responsibilities to help them avoid legal problems in the future. The following articles are resources for education only. They are not intended as a substitute for legal analysis and/or advice provided by a properly licensed attorney. Seek legal counsel regarding individual situations. 

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Navigating the Court System: A Guide for CU Boulder Students

Feb. 12, 2024

Navigating the legal complexities as a CU Boulder student can be overwhelming. This guide provides insights into the court system, from distinguishing traffic offenses to understanding different court jurisdictions, with a spotlight on how Student Legal Services (SLS) can offer you invaluable assistance throughout the process.

Things to know before signing a lease

Thinking about signing a lease? Read our tips so that you know what you are getting into if you do.

Tips for interacting with police in Colorado

Learn about your rights and responsibilities when engaging with law enforcement in Colorado, as well as tips for how to interact with police for the best possible outcome.

5 behaviors at football games that could cost you

Learn about some of the most common behaviors we have seen students get in trouble for during football games.