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Please refer to the following forms as a basic template for legal issues that commonly impact students. For specific questions, currently registered UC Berkeley students should schedule an appointment with Student Legal Services.

  • Lease Assignment – Single Tenant (View PDF, Download Word Document): a contract to be used when transferring the interest in a lease with one tenant to a new tenant.
  • Lease Assignment – Multiple Tenants (View PDF, Download Word Document): a contract for use when transferring the interest in a lease with more than one tenant to a new tenant (or tenants).
  • Auto Bill of Sale (View PDF, Download Word Document): a simple form for the transfer of a car.
  • Roommate Agreement (View PDF, Download Word Document): a fairly detailed agreement outlining the responsibilities and expectations among roommates sharing an apartment or house.
  • Security Deposit Demand Letter (View PDF, Download Word Document): a simple form letter to a landlord asserting legal rights to the return of a security deposit.
  • Sublease Agreement (View PDF, Download Word Document): a sample agreement between a tenant and subtenant.

The forms offered on the SLS Web site are general in nature, and will not fit all situations. To properly adapt a form to your needs, consult with an attorney. Currently registered UC Berkeley students can make an appointment with Student Legal Services at sls.berkeley.edu.