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LGBTQ Studies: College Campus Organizations

Organizations, Resources & Issues for College Campuses

LGBTQArchitect - A grass-roots, open-content project designed to provide immediately useable information and resources for creating and improving programs which support lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer and ally people on college and university campuses." 

Coalition for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Awareness (CLGBTA) - Charged to increase awareness, eliminate oppression, and provide support for the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender community in higher education, for faculty, students, and staff."‚Äč

Consortium of Higher Education LGBT Resource Professionals - To achieve higher education environments in which lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender students, faculty, staff, administrators, and alumni have equity in every respect.

Queer News On Campus (2009-2011)- The first-ever national formal research exploring the LGBTQ experience within fraternities and sororities from 1960 to 2007."

Delta Lambda Phi (DLP) Social Fraternity "Since 1986, Delta Lambda Phi (DLP) has offered gay, bisexual, and progressive men the opportunity to grow in the true spirit of brotherhood — one that embraces diversity and respects the value of all." 

Campus & Young Adult (Human Rights Campaign) "Get the tools you need to fight for LGBTQ equality on campus and beyond."

LGBTQ Student Scholarship Database (Human Rights Campaign) - The database provides a list of scholarships, fellowships and grants for LGBTQ and allied students at both the undergraduate and graduate-level.


Organizations/Resources- College Campuses

Campus Pride - "Campus Pride represents the leading national nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization for student leaders and campus groups working to create a safer college environment for LGBTQ students." 

Campus Pride Index "The Campus Pride Index is a vital tool for assisting campuses in learning ways to improve their LGBTQ campus life and ultimately shape the educational experience to be more inclusive, welcoming and respectful of LGBTQ and Ally people

Campus Pride Trans Policy Clearinghouse Search policies at colleges & universities:

  • with nondiscrimination policies that include gender identity/expression
  • that cover transition-related medical expenses under student health insurance
  • that cover transition-related medical expenses under employee health insurance
  • that provide gender-inclusive housing
  • that allow students to change the name & gender on campus records
  • with a trans-inclusive intramural athletic policywith LGBTQ identity questions as an option on admission applications & enrollment forms
  • women colleges with trans-inclusive admissions policies