Student Affairs Student Legal Services Home Publications Office & Staff Information

News & Events

'Make an appointment' links to intake form
image of the stone wall Pennsylvania State University sign in front of Beaver Stadium

Publications

Yellow cartoon camera holding sign that says, 'Renting? Take pictures when you move in and out.'

Student Legal Services Newsletters

Spring 2016: Collegiate Recovery Community

Fall 2015: Connecting with CAPS

Spring 2015: Talking to the Police

Fall 2014: Center for Women Students

Summer 2014: Mediation

Spring 2014: Tips for Moving off Campus


Criminal Law

General

New! State College Borough marjiuana ordinance

Marijuana Overview (.doc)

Underage drinking and the YOP program

Party Myths

Collateral Consequences of Criminal Convictions

Collateral Consequenses of Criminal Convictions: Interactive, multi-state database

Expungement of Criminal Charges

Effective November 15, 2016, the cost for expungement petitions has increased to $207 (from $75).

New expungement law effective November 14, 2016 (PA Bar Association pamphlet)

Expungement Information (.doc)

Expungement, Limited Access Order and Pardon FAQ (.doc)

Expungement Process in Centre County

Limited Access Order Process in Centre County

Court Ordered Community Service

Community Service Opportunities

 

Civil Law

General

PALawHelp.org: covers a wide variety of civil legal issues

Neighborhood Legal Services Association: useful consumer information including driver's license suspensions, money judgments and sending a no contact letter to a debt collector

Penn State Volunteer Income Tax Assistance

Name Change

Name Change (.doc)

Landlord Tenant

How to Get Your Rental Security Deposit Back

Researching Landlords

Renter's Insurance FAQ

Renter's Insurance Checklist (Insurance Information Institute)

Renter's Insurance for College Students (NAIC)

Lionslease.com (a renter's guide for State College)

Immigration

Penn State Center for Immigrants' Rights Clinic: Immigration After the Election

Global Penn State: U.S. Presidential Executive Orders Concerning the International Community

Global Penn State: Taxes

University Resources

Penn State Treasure: student-led multicultural resource guide

Parents & Families Guide: a general guide to University resources

Office of Sexual Misconduct Prevention & Response

248 East Calder Way, Suite 303 | 814.867.4388 | Contact Student Legal Services