Student Rights & Responsibilities
Student Rights & Responsibilities Resources
Ombudsperson for Students
The mission of the Ombuds Office for Students and Postdoctoral Appointees is to provide an informal dispute resolution process in which the Ombudsperson advocates for fairness, justice, respect for differences, and reasonable solutions to student and postdoctoral issues and concerns. The Ombuds Office also serves as an alert mechanism for systemic change on campus.
Student Advocate Office
A branch of the ASUC, Berkeley’s student government, the Student Advocate’s Office has a staff of volunteers committed to providing the best support and advocacy to students involved in alleged violations of misconduct or academic dishonesty.
Student Legal Services
The Attorney for Students advises currently registered Cal students regarding their legal questions, rights, and obligations. Please review the information and materials on this page before making an appointment - they may answer your questions.
- Academic Resources
- Campus Involvement Resources
- Health & Wellness Resources
- Housing Resources
- Safety & Security Resources
- Social Justice & Diversity Resources