Be Yourself Here.
The mission of the LGBTQ Resource Center is to cultivate safe spaces on campus and within our Center’s programs, empowering LGBTQ students to develop their authentic identity, and become proud, successful, engaged members of the UH community.
Jul 29 3:00 pm
Writing & Info Session Coming Out Monologues
Do you have a story to tell? The Coming Out Monologues gives LGBTQIA+ students the opportunity to share their own stories and experiences.
Aug 02 12:00 am
Mentoring Applications Open
Need a Mentor? Or, want to become a mentor to an LGBTQ peer and make a difference? Unlike faculty and staff, you know the ins and outs of what it’s like to be a student right now.
Aug 03 9:00 am
SAGA Squad: Application Opens
The Sexuality and Gender Acceptance (SAGA) Squad is a student leadership program for the LGBTQIA+ and ally students. Participants represent the Center, plan outreach initiatives and events, and create a welcoming environment for all in the LGBTQ Resource Center (LGBTQRC). SAGA Squad applications open August 3, 2021 and are due by September 13, 2021 at noon.
Aug 25 10:00 am
We are hosting an Open House as part of Campus Prowl. Come learn about our centers, eat food, play games, and win prizes. This is a great place to get connected to other students and meet our staff, as the fall semester kicks off.
Aug 30 12:00 am
Fun with Makeup-Registration Open
Gender Expansive MAKEUP LESSONS!
Trans-inclusive! All genders and gender expressions welcome.
Meet Our Staff
Gender & Sexuality Program Manager
Cougar Ally Training - This training assists faculty, staff, and students in increasing their awareness of issues that Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender people face.
Affirm LGBTQ Ally Leadership Certificate - This program provides engaging workshops and programs that increase students’ knowledge and understanding of the lives of LGBTQ people.
Speakers Bureau - A speakers bureau consists of a panel of trained volunteers who are willing to speak about their lives and experiences.
SAGA - The Sexuality and Gender Acceptance (SAGA) Squad is a student leadership program for the LGBTQIA+ and ally students. Participants represent the Center, plan outreach initiatives and events, and create a welcoming environment for all in the LGBTQ Resource Center.
Peer Mentoring Program - Do you need someone to talk to who understands what it means to be an LGBTQIA+ student at UH? Our mentors are here to help you work through various areas in your life:
Rainbow Chats - Students are encouraged to facilitate discussion groups. Simply request to be trained. The LGBTQ Resource Center staff will contact you about training dates and provide any needed support.
Discord - Our online communication tool that the resource center uses that allows for LGBTQ+ and Allies at UH to connect with one another.
Phone & Email
LGBTQ Resource Center
4465 University Dr. Rm. N201
Houston, TX 77204-4014
The UH LGBTQ Resource Center embraces diversity and inclusion, and recognizes our responsibility to foster an open, welcoming environment where students, faculty and staff of all backgrounds and identities can be their authentic selves.