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    Don't turn off your heat!

    Turning off the heat when you leave for Fall Break can cause your pipes to freeze, costing you $$$ in damages.

    Make sure you also lock your doors, check the thermostat, inventory your personal items, take valuables with you, and have renter's insurance.

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    Know the Law!

    Marijuana is legal in Illinois as of January 1, 2020, for recreational use.

    Remember, smoking of any kind is not allowed on campus.

    Know the law about marijuana

Welcome to Student Legal Services

Since the early 1970s, Student Legal Services has a long and proud tradition of providing legal services and awareness of the law to the students of the University of Illinois-Urbana Champaign.

This website is another example of this office's commitment to reaching out to as many of our students as possible to provide awareness of the laws that may affect their daily life and to fulfill one of our major functions—education of our students.

Important Resources

Safety Resources

  • SafeWalks, (217) 333-1216
  • SafeRides, (217) 265-7433
  • Emergency: dial 911
  • Non-Emergency: (217) 333-8911
  • Champaign Police: (217) 351-4545
  • UI Police: (217) 333-1216


Legal Disclaimer

The information contained in this website does not constitute legal advice nor is it intended to constitute legal advice. It is not a substitute for consulting an attorney regarding one's particular case. The information and opinions contained herein are those of the student legal service and are not necessarily those of the University of Illinois of Champaign-Urbana. All materials contained herein are the property of the University of Illinois at Champaign-Urbana Student Legal Service and its attorneys – All Rights Reserved.

No legal advice will be given over telephone or email

Business may not be conducted with an unknown party. This policy is for the protection of your privacy.