Need legal advice?

Student Legal Services is right around the corner.  

Student Legal Services at The Ohio State University (SLS) is a non-profit law office employing legal professionals to provide advice, representation, education, and resources to eligible Ohio State students regarding a wide range of legal issues, including criminal misdemeanors, traffic offenses, landlord-tenant, consumer and credit matters, dissolutions, simple wills and power of attorney, notary, and much more. 

Ohio State students who attend Columbus campus and have paid the SLS fee are eligible for SLS services. 

Click here for more information about eligibility and the SLS fee.

Schedule an appointment online by clicking Make Appointment to the right or call 614.247.5853.


Note: Student Legal Services is not a university office or department. Any information provided to SLS will not be disclosed to the university or any other individual or party without your express consent or as required by law. This web site is provided as a resource for general information only and should NOT be used as a substitute for specific legal advice. Once a specific legal issue arises, students should contact Student Legal Services immediately in order to schedule an appointment or receive a referral.

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Student Legal Services

Student Legal Services, Inc.
South Campus Gateway
20 E. 11th Ave.
Columbus, OH 43201
(614) 247-5853

Appointments will be scheduled during regular office hours, 9:00 a.m.– noon, and 1–5 p.m., Monday through Friday, when classes are in session. Click on make an appointment link above or call us to schedule an appointment.  Please call our office if you have a pending court date and do not see an available appointment before that date.