About Dean Of Students

STUDENT LEGAL SERVICES

UIC’s Student Legal Services (SLS) is a full-service law office dedicated to providing legal solutions for currently enrolled students. SLS offers advice and representation on a wide variety of legal matters, including:

  • Landlord-Tenant Matters
  • Expungement of Records
  • Family Law
  • Some Criminal Matters
  • Traffic Issues
  • Orders of Protection
  • Employment Agreements
Our service is free for currently-registered students, because it is paid for with Student Fees. If you have a legal concern, make an appointment to come speak with us. We assure you that your communication with us will be completely confidential.


SCHEDULE AN APPOINTMENT

To make an appointment to visit Student Legal Services, please call 312-996-9214 and speak with a representative. If you get voicemail, please leave a clear message, making sure to leave your full name, student ID number, best number to reach you, your UIC email address, and a brief description of your legal issue. We will do our best to call you back with minimal delay, usually within 24-48 hours. Before you visit, please download the Agreement for Legal Services, carefully read, sign, and date it. Please fill out the Student Intake Form and bring it with you. You will also need to bring in your current Student ID card.

WHAT YOU NEED TO BRING
  1. Signed Agreement for Legal Services
  2. Completed Student Intake Form
  3. Your Student ID card
  4. Documents relevant to your legal issue
Our time is valuable, just like yours. If you miss an appointment without informing us in advance, you may be suspended from using our services for a semester. If you are more than 15 minutes late to a scheduled appointment without informing us in advance, you will have to reschedule your appointment.