A Legal Guide for Student Affairs Professionals / Edition 3

A Legal Guide for Student Affairs Professionals / Edition 3

by William A. Kaplin, Barbara A. Lee
     
 

ISBN-10: 0787908622

ISBN-13: 9780787908621

Pub. Date: 05/28/1997

Publisher: Wiley

The legal reference for student affairs professionals written by the experts in higher education law. The Law of Higher Education—currently in its third edition—is the bestselling reference, research source, and practical guide for college administrators, legal counsel, and researchers.Drawing directly from and building on their acclaimed work, the authors

Overview

The legal reference for student affairs professionals written by the experts in higher education law. The Law of Higher Education—currently in its third edition—is the bestselling reference, research source, and practical guide for college administrators, legal counsel, and researchers.Drawing directly from and building on their acclaimed work, the authors of The Law of Higher Education have now created a comprehensive resource for student affairs professionals. Legal Guide for Student Affairs Professionals provides access to the laws that undergrid and regulate student programs, services, and activities. It offers a fully indexed and cross-referenced guide to the state and federal laws that bear on student conduct, students' relationships with institutions, institutional obligations toward students, and student and institutional liability relating to on- and off-campus events activities. The book's content reflects the vast scope of student services—all campus activity that takes place outside the classroom and curriculum—and includes up-to-date information about laws that regulate the status of students, financial aid, student housing, student organizations, disciplinary and grievance systems, student voting in the community and much more.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780787908621
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
05/28/1997
Series:
Jossey- Bass Higher and Adult Education Series
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
672
Product dimensions:
7.34(w) x 9.55(h) x 1.98(d)

Table of Contents

Overview of Postsecondary Education Law.

The College and Trustees, Administrators, and Staff.

The Legal Status of Students.

Admissions and Financial Aid.

The Campus Community.

Academic Policies and Concerns.

The Disciplinary Process.

Students' Freedom of Expression.

Student Organizations.

Intramural, Club, and Intercollegiate Athletics.

The College and Local and State Governments.

The College and the Federal Government.

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