LGBTQIA+ Community (gPLUS)

The gPLUS (LGBTQIA+ students) community network seeks to promote a deeper sense of belonging and celebrate the multiple identities among LGBTQIA+ students across the GMS programs.

Boston University to Open New LGBTQIA+ Student Resource CenterĀ 

Following months of preparation, and years of student advocacy, Boston University will soon be opening a professionally staffed campus resource center for LGBTQIA+ students. Read the full story here!

Upcoming Events:

ARomantic Awareness Week Celebration – Thursday, February 23rd from 12-1:30PMĀ 

‘Dyke Bars Never Last’: Gentrification, Critical Nostalgia and the Commemoration of Lost Dyke Bars – Friday, February 24th from 12-1:30PM

Drag Bingo hosted by Q! Sunday, February 26th 6-9PM

Risk and Resistance: How Feminists Transformed the Law and Science of AIDS – Friday, March 3rd from 12-1:30PM

Jackbox Tournament – Hosted by Q! Friday March 3rd 6-8PM

Q x CCD: Queer Panel – LGBTQIA+ Alumni panel discuss queerness in the workplace. Friday, March 31st. More information to come!

“If I was straight and white it would be different: they would believe me”: The Experiences of Gay Latino and/or Black Male Sexual Assault Survivors When Disclosing Being Sexually Assaulted – Friday, April 14th from 12-1:30PM

Gays and Grads – Brunch celebration featuring drag performances, speeches, and community. Saturday, April 29th. More information to come!

gPLUS Resources

Gender-Affirming Healthcare at BU
BUMC Pride
Out & Ally List
Center for gender, sexuality & activism
Trans Listening Circle at BU
LGBTQ+ books
LGBTQ+ Source Database
oSTEM Inc.
Q – Queer Activist Collective
Gender Neutral Restrooms on Campus
LGBTQIA+ and other Support Groups at Behavioral Medicine
LGBTQIA+ Student Organizations (Search LGBTQIA to find groups at both campuses)
Student Health Services for LGBTQIA+ students
BAGLY (Boston Alliance)
Keshet (Support & advocacy groups for Jewish LGBTQ+)
Bisexuality Resource Center
Queer Asian Pacific-Islander Alliance (QAPA)
Massachusetts Transgender Political Coalition
Queer Muslims of Boston
The Network/La Red

*This is not a comprehensive list of resources offered at BU and in the Boston community. For more advice or direction to specific resources, please reach out to one of our staff or faculty mentors

Reach out to our Mentors

Click the profiles below to connect with our gPLUS mentors and learn more about them!