College of Liberal Arts & Sciences

Legal Services & Conflict Assistance

Student Legal Services - provides enrolled students with assistance with common legal issues. Check out their website for a full list of services. 

University Ombuds Office - is a safe place where members of the University of Kansas community can seek informal, independentconfidential and impartial assistance in addressing conflicts, disputes, or complaints on an informal basis without fear of retaliation or judgment. Check out this video for a brief overview of how the Ombuds Office can help in various situations you might be experiencing. 

Office of Institutional Opportunity & Accessresponsible for administering the University of Kansas equal opportunity and non-discrimination policies and procedures, as well as, encouraging a campus climate of respect and understanding of all aspects of the human experience.  To accomplish these duties, the IOA offers assistance and protective measures to students, faculty, and staff who report acts of harassment, discrimination, sexual misconduct, sexual violence, and retaliation; provides information about health, safety, advocacy, and support resources for members of the Lawrence and Edwards campuses; performs formal investigations to detect, discontinue, and prevent violations of the Non-Discrimination Policy and Sexual Harassment Policy; and ensures University compliance with state and federal civil rights laws.