Colorado State University


We cannot respond to requests for legal assistance made by e-mail or by the web form on our contact page. If you, as a CSU student, are in need of legal information or assistance, please bring your student ID to Room 284 of the Lory Student Center to make an appointment.

Housing Issues

Before renting, check the reputation of the landlord, examine the livability of the rental housing (environment, health and safety, services, utilities), and inspect the rental unit thoroughly. Be sure to click here for some important tips every renter should know. The Colorado Fair Housing Act prohibits discrimination of any kind in the rental or leasing of most rental property.

Student Legal Services assists eligible CSU students with housing matters.

Security Deposits
Roommate Issues
Notice to Vacate
Housing Discrimination
Tenant Handbook (Fort Collins Neighborhood Services)
Other Resources
Link to video "The Rental World"