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.
Oct 25 5:30 pm
The Trans/Nonbinary Chats are for transgender students and partners, or anyone questioning their gender identity. After attending the group, participants should feel more empowered to engage with the general community as an advocate for themselves. All Identities Welcome!
Oct 27 12:30 pm
LGBTQ+ Rainbow Chats
The LGBTQ+ Rainbow Chats are for all sexual and gender identities as well as people questioning their identity. It is an intentional space for students to share and learn about all identities on the spectrum.
Oct 29 2:30 pm
Cougar Ally 2.0: Don’t Judge a Gender
Don’t Judge a Gender by its Cover workshop will review transgender terms, issues, and identities. Participants will gain a better understanding of the gender spectrum and societal expectations about “acceptable” gender expressions. They will examine their own views in an effort to expand their acceptance of varying gender expressions.
Nov 01 5:30 pm
People of Color Chats
The LGBTQ+ POC Chats are for all sexual and gender identities as well as people questioning their identity. It is an intentional space for students of color to share lived experiences.
Nov 03 12:30 pm
Social by SAGA
All Identities Welcome!
Come and chill with us. SAGA hasn’t planned this event yet, but we know it will be fabulous.
More info to come.
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
Student Center North, Room 201
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.