The Gender and Sexuality Resource Center  on the third floor of Norris is a wonderful place to hang out and meet queer folks at NU. Operated by Multicultural Student Affairs, the GSRC works to provide a safe space and act as hub for organizations, resources, services, and programs of interest to the LGBT and Allied community at Northwestern.

CAPS   Counseling and Psychological Services serves as the primary mental health service in aiding students in overcoming their developmental, emotional, and/or psychological hurdles.

SHAPE   Sexual Health and Assault Peer Educators

QPGSA   The Queer Pride Graduate Student Association.

NUGALA   NU Gay and Lesbian Alumni Association.

OUTLAW   Northwestern Law’s LGBT student organization.

GLMA   Kellogg Gay + Lesbian Management Association

Q&A   Feinberg School of Medicine Queers & Allies


LGBT Scholarships and Fellowships

Planned Parenthood   This site covers the gamut of topics on sex, sexuality, and growing up.

PFLAG   Parents and Friends of Lesbians and Gays

GLSEN   The Gay, Lesbian and Straight Education Network

United Latino Pride

Invisible to Invincible   Asian/Pacific-Islanders Chicago Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Questioning, and Queer group

Equality Illinois   Legal Activism group for LGBT rights

Breathe Network   LGBT-friendly Resource and Referral Network for survivors of Sexual Violence

Trans Specific Resources

No Boys Allowed   Chicago Trans Feminine Group

LifeSkills   Chicago HIV Prevention Study for Trans Women

Transformative Justice Law Project   Illinois Legal Services focused on Trans Issues, has a Name Change Project

Black Transmen   Organization of African American Transmen focused on equal access for all people transitioning female to male

Black Transwomen   Organization supporting African American Transwomen and seeking trans equality

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