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Affiliated Student Organizations

LGBT Resource Center Affiliated Student Organizations

 

A Space

A-Space is a safe space for members of the asexual and aromantic spectrum and their allies. Our meetings range from discussion topics, to social meetings, to external activities, sometimes with other LGBTQ student groups. A-Space meets every Monday at 8pm in the LGBT Resource Center. To learn more about A-Space, please email aspaceuiuc@gmail.com.

CUTES

Campus Union for Trans* Equality and Support (CUTES) is an organization dedicated to advocacy and support of transgender, genderqueer, gender fluid, nonbinary, and gender non-conforming students. CUTES helps bring important visibility to issues affecting trans* people on campus and works with other groups and offices to provide resources that help affirm its members’ gender identities. CUTES meets every Wednesday at 7pm in the LGBT Resource Center. To learn more about CUTES, please email cutes.uiuc@gmail.com.

Fuse

Fuse is a safe space for questioning and queer people of color (QPOC) to come destress and discuss different topics centered around intersectional identities. We collaborate with other organizations and also host social and educational events. Come as you are! FUSE meets every Wednesday at 830pm in the LGBT Resource Center. To learn more about FUSE, please email lgbtrc@illinois.edu.

oSTEM

Out in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (oSTEM) at Illinois is a lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, and ally professional society dedicated to the development and support of students in STEM. Bringing together networks of students and professionals in industry and academia, meetings consist of networking opportunities, career advice, social events, and advocacy of the LGBTQIA+ community. Students build skills for the promotion of their individual careers while learning more about LGBTQIA+ culture and history." oSTEM meets every Thursday at 8pm in the LGBT Resource Center. To learn more about oSTEM, please email ostem.illinois@gmail.com.

Pride

Pride is a group for all LGBTQIA+ people and their allies at University of Illinois. Pride is about creating queer spaces on campus that celebrate LGBTQIA+ culture and community. Our meetings range from social to informational to educational. Pride meets every Tuesday at 8pm in the LGBT Resource Center. To learn more about Pride, please email uofipride@gmail.com

Queer Library Alliance

The Queer Library Alliance (QLA) is a group for iSchool students to explore ways that librarians and archivists can provide better service for their LGBTQ patrons. Social aspects of this group include reading recommendation parties, attending CU Pride in September, and general outings throughout the year. Professional development of our members is a critical part of QLA, as well. To learn more about QLA and its meeting information, please email qlauiuc@illinois.edu.

Rainbow International

Rainbow International is an LGBTQ+ community made by and for queer international students here at University of Illinois. International and domestic folks from all walks of life are welcome to join our community. We strive to provide a space in which queer students can feel safe, socialize, and find the resources they need. Rainbow International meets every Friday at 5pm in the LGBT Resource Center. To learn more about Rainbow International, please email uofirainbowinternational@gmail.com.

Techfront

Techfront is a queer-friendly club about movies, TV, board games, and minor hooliganism. Most importanltly, it's about friendship. If you're wondering where on campus you can watch Buffy the Vampire Slayer, play Pandemic, and stay up until 2am talking about bread all in the same night, you've found the right place. Techfront meets every Saturday at 5pm in the Digitial Computer Laboratory building, room 1310. To learn more about Techfront, please email uiuc.techfront@gmail.com

Women of Pride

Women of Pride is a student group for all queer identities and allies that advocate for queer liberation and safe, supportive space to gather. We informally educate the campus community of cultural, political, and other social issues related to LGBTQ+ experiences. One of our goals is to foster a sense of community amongst people of all genders and sexualities and highlight the importance of intersectionality. Women of Pride meets every Friday at 6:30pm in the LGBT Resource Center. To learn more about Women of Pride, please email uiucwomenofpride@gmail.com.  

 

For a list of LGBTQA student organizations not affiliated with the LGBT Resource Center, click here.