About SLS


Are you dealing with a landlord that won’t fix something in your rental, or have you gotten pulled over for going 20 miles over the speed limit? Or maybe you’ve run into someone not honoring their end of a contract. We are here to help! Our consultations are free and we can advise or represent students on a variety of legal issues, including housing, criminal, traffic, and consumer, among other matters.

The Student Legal Services was established in 1972 and has since been providing low-cost, confidential legal assistance to University of Virginia students, both in and outside of the courtroom.

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SLS Calendar

February 6 - May 7, 2024
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Newcomb Hall, Room 460

Walk-in Hours are 2-3PM, Tue, Wed, & Fri

Hours & Location


Mon-Thu: 9am-5pm, Fri: 9am-3:30pm

Walk-in Hours are 2-3PM, Tue, Wed, & Fri*

*Walk-ins are FOR STUDENTS to ask general questions about the law, legal rights or law-related processes (e.g. navigating insurance claims), and to reading books from our library and have documents notarized. The attorney is also available if students have questions about her student experience at UVA Law. If you have a criminal case (including reckless driving) or landlord issue, please request a consultation. 

Newcomb Hall, Room 460