Support. Inclusion. Acceptance.
The Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer (LGBTQ+) affinity group serves as a supportive and professional network for allied alumni. This group will foster a sense of pride in and commitment to the University of Iowa; provide educational resources on LGBTQ+ issues; offer networking and social events; and support current LGBTQ+ students at Iowa. Members will receive e-newsletter updates and are invited to participate in regional events and reunions.
The LGBTQ+ affinity group will represent the broad diversity of all Hawkeyes across various departmental affiliations, class years, geographies, and personal and professional backgrounds. Its membership will span the United States and beyond.
To serve on the leadership board, you must:
Part of the mission of the LGBTQ+ affinity group is to support current students. The Pride Alliance Center, known by many students as the “Pride House,” provides a supportive and inclusive environment. It also hosts programs that empower students, faculty, staff, and community members to excel in academic endeavors, experience diversity, engage in activism, make positive choices, and serve their community.
Sign up for updates to stay in touch with fellow Hawkeyes, or share your updated contact information so you never miss an upcoming newsletter or email.