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The LGBT Center @ Tufts

The programs and services of The LGBT Center support the needs of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender students, faculty, staff and alumni of Tufts University. The Center is available to anyone on campus interested in learning more about LGBT-related subjects or issues of sexual and gender identity. The Center is committed to maintaining LGBT visibility on campus and providing campus-wide education on sexual and gender identity and the effects of homophobia and transphobia.

Our services include:

  • Advocacy on behalf of LGBT students
  • Counseling and referrals for students in need
  • Student discussion groups for Queer Students of Color, Transgender Students, Women, Men, and Bisexual Students allies are always welcome!
  • Information about resources available to LGBT people on and off-campus
  • Research assistance with topics relating to sexuality and gender identity
  • A student speakers' bureau (Team Q)
  • Trainings and workshops for faculty, staff, or student groups
  • Email lists connecting interest groups
  • Programming that reflects the diversity of Tufts students
  • A relaxed space to hang out, study, and meet LGBT-friendly people

The LGBT Center is part of the Group of Six and works collaboratively with many groups on campus, including the Dean of Students Office, the Women's Center, the Asian American Center, the Latino Center, the Africana Center, the Office of Residential Life and Learning, the Office of Campus Life, the Hillel Center and the Tufts Chaplaincy.

Drop by the Center and enjoy a comfortable and safe space dedicated to supporting and celebrating lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer identities.