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.

Legal help with criminal matters

The Colorado State Public Defender's Office provides criminal defense representation for indigent individuals who are charged with the commission of a crime in Colorado.

To learn whether you qualify, contact the Public Defender in Fort Collins at:

1 Old Town Square, #210
Fort Collins, CO 80524
Phone: (970) 493-1212
Fax: (970) 498-8867

Call the Public Defender's Office for current hours and application fees. You should ask which documents you will need to bring in order to apply for a Public Defender.