Ahava is the Jewish LGBT group on campus, and is sponsored by Hillel. Explore your LGBT and Jewish identities in a safe, open environment. Our goals include advocacy, providing a social space for our community,and sponsoring programming including discussions and lectures on issues relating to LGBT/Jewish issues. Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
Asexual Support and Visibility Group
This group meets every Friday in the Spectrum Center and is open to everyone, from the asexually-identified to those questioning to allies. Contact: email@example.com for more info.
The mission of the group is to build a community of those interested in bisexual issues, to promote discussion and dialogue within said community, to encourage understanding within the greater University of Michigan community, and to provide opportunities for those interested in bisexual issues to socialize with others with shared concerns. Contact: Melissa Manley firstname.lastname@example.org
Bisexuals, Gays, Lesbians, and Allies in Medicine (BGLAM)
BGLAM is an organization of lesbians, gay men, bisexuals, transgendered individuals, and straight allies associated with the medical school who provide support for one another and work together to educate the medical school community. Contact: email@example.com
Coalition for Queer People of Color
The Coalition for Queer People of Color is a group of University of Michigan students, faculty and staff all committed to building community around, and highlighting the lived experiences of, queer and similarly self-identified people of color. We engage the campus community through a wide variety of social, political and multicultural programming. We also serve as an advocate for queer people of color at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor. The Coalition recruits year-round and is open to queer people of color and our allies.
If you would like to get involved with the Coalition, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
LGBTA group aims to educate dental students, staff, faculty and dental professionals about lesbian, bisexual, gay, and transgender issues in hopes of encouraging awareness, as well as providing perspectives in treating LGBT patients. We hope to foster a welcoming environment for LGBT students, staff, faculty, and patients at the Dental School. Contact: email@example.com
The Lambda Alliance advances the mission of the Greek system by uniting members of the Greek community to support people of all sexual orientations, gender identities, and gender expressions as individuals and as groups.
Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org or http://umlambdaalliance.com/
The purpose of LambdaGrads is to provide social, education, activist, and support activities for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, questioning, and ally graduate and professional students (in any academic unit) at UM. Contact email@example.com.
Lavender Information and Library Association (LILA)
LILA supports all staff of the University Library system and students, faculty, and staff of the School of Information. LILA promotes awareness of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender issues within SI and the University Library system and throughout the University in general. LILA does this through education, research, networking, and social activities. Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
LGBT Commission of Central Student Government (CSG)
The LGBT Commission sponsors a variety of programs throughout the year, such as Gayz Craze, the National Coming Out Day rally on the Diag, and Flames on Ice. Meets every Sunday at 7 pm in CSG Chambers (3909 Michigan Union). Contact: LGBTstudentlife@umich.edu
LGBT Caucus of Students of Color of Rackham (SCOR)
The SCOR Graduate Organization is a network for Rackham graduate and professional students at the University of Michigan. SCOR is dedicated to the social, cultural, and academic well being of students of color of African, Asian, Latino, and Native American descent. Further, we also include students of other cultures, ethnicities, and international origins. We promote, support, and sponsor efforts concerning the improvement of quality in our students' academic, professional, and social lives respectful of cultural differences, disabilities, gender, and sexual orientation. Contact: email@example.com
Michigan Athlete and Allies Partnership (MAAP)
Michigan Athlete and Allies Partnership (MAAP) is a group dedicated to bring awareness, visibility, and permanent resources to the Athletic Department and wider campus at the University of Michigan. We strive to establish a safe place for LGBT and Allied student-athletes to perform at their most optimum level by being fully supported by the University in all capacities. Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
oSTEM: Out in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math
Networking, Professional Development, social activities and Activism opportunities for undergraduate and graduate LGBT students in the STEM community. Contact: email@example.com
OUTbreak represents LGBTQ students and their allies at the U-M School of Public Health. In addition to creating awareness of LGBTQ health issues and the group's presence at the school, OUTbreak also strives to strike a balance between community-serving events and social activities.
Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org OR email@example.com.
Out for Business (OFB)
Out for Business builds community among the LGBT students at the Stephen M. Ross School of Business and raises awareness among Ross faculty, staff and students of the issues facing LGBT individuals in society. Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org or visit http://www.rossoutforbusiness.org/
Out in Public
Out in Public is the LGBTQ and ally group at the Ford School of Public Policy. We seek to create a welcoming space for LGBTQ people at the Ford School, engage the wider Ford School community in dialogue about LGBTQ issues and connect with other LGBTQ groups across campus. Bachelors students, Masters students, PhD students, faculty and staff are all welcome. Contact: Jonathan Moore at email@example.com
Our Mission: to add the voices of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender law students to the dialogue of the law school and university communities. Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org or visit http://www.umoutlaws.org/
The OUTside club is a group of LGBTQ students at SNRE that shares information and events of interest. We often participate in graduate-school (Rackham)-wide LGBTQ happy hours, potlucks, game nights and other events.
To join the OUTside email list or if you have any questions, contact Rick Hollander (email@example.com).
The School of Social Work - Mission: To advocate for communications, education, activism, and mutual support regarding lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and intersex interests and concerns to promote informed and responsible educational opportunities. Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
rXs: The Intersection of Race and Sexuality
rXs is a semester-long, intragroup dialogue series for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, questioning (LGBTQQ) and other similarly self-identified people of color. Throughout the semester, participants are asked to consider the intersection of all their social identities—both target and agent—and how these identities might influence their lived experiences as LGBTQQ people of color. The program is meant to serve as a coming out group, a safe space, a place to build community and a forum for meaningful dialogue. rXs is closed to non-participants and strictly confidential. It is sponsored by the Spectrum Center, the Office of Multi-ethnic Student Affairs (MESA) and the Program on Inter-Group Relations (IGR).
If you would like to sign-up for the next session of rXs, please email email@example.com.
It is our mission to work through the Democratic Party to advance the rights of all people regardless of sexual orientation or gender identity. Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org.