Legal Resources

Whether you are living independently for the first time, you discover your car has a boot on it, or you find yourself in a situation where you are interacting with the police, you may need additional resources to help you make informed decisions while you are enrolled as a student at the University. This website is designed to provide you with information to explore options, learn about your legal rights, and connect you with additional University resources.

The resources below have been compiled to assist you in finding legal information and assistance, and is intended to be informative; and provide you with a variety of legal and campus resources available to assist you in making informed decisions on issues that may affect you during your daily life.

In addition to the University of Chicago related resources and attorney referral information, the links provide FAQ's and topical substantive information to familiarize you with some of the most common legal issues that may be relevant to you as students.

This website offers information and is not intended to provide legal services, nor does the information constitute legal advice or should it be relied upon to replace the advice or representation of an attorney. The information is intended to be used primarily for educational purposes only.