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…  See more details below

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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.

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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

Preface

Pt. 1 Perspectives and Foundations 1

1 Overview of Higher Education Law 3

2 Legal Planning and Dispute Resolution 57

Pt. 2 The College, Its Governing Board, and Employees 103

3 The College and Its Trustees 105

4 The College and Its Employees 142

Pt. 3 The College and Its Students 241

5 The Legal Status of Students 243

6 Admissions and Financial Aid 280

7 The Campus Community 359

8 Academic Policies and Concerns 402

9 The Disciplinary Process 441

10 Students' Freedom of Expression 478

Pt. 4 The College and Its Student Organizations 511

11 Student Organizations and Their Members 513

12 Athletics 568

Pt. 5 The College and the Outside World 605

13 Local and State Governments 607

14 The Federal Government 672

15 Private Entities 758

Appendix A Constitution of the United States of America: Provisions of Particular Interest to Postsecondary Education 794

Cases Index 799

Statute Index 811

Subject Index 815

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