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We Are One Grant!

The MUC is sponsoring 4 grants of $250 each fiscal year (July-June). Preference for grant dollars will be given to programs that have an educational component with an emphasis on developing learning and understanding for issues related to the GLBT community. A review of each grant will be performed by representatives from the University Center, Safe Zone Committee, and Kimmel Student Involvement Center with final approval by the Director of the University Center. For more information contact Safe Zone Past Chair Rex Jackson at 618-650-4627 or

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Gay/Straight Alliance

"Gay-Straight Alliance Network is a youth leadership organization that connects school-based Gay-Straight Alliances (GSAs) to each other and community resources. Through peer support, leadership development, and training, GSA Network supports young people in starting, strengthening, and sustaining GSAs and builds the capacity of GSAs to: 1. create safe environments in schools for students to support each other and learn about homophobia and other oppressions, 2. educate the school community about homophobia, gender identity, and sexual orientation issues, and 3. fight discrimination, harassment, and violence in schools" (

The email address to the SIUE Gay/Straight alliance is:

Delta Lambda Phi

Delta Lambda Phi Social Fraternity (DLP) is a fraternity for gay, bisexual, transgender and progressive (straight and supportive) men. Though they are a fraternity for men, they do give help and support to all fellow GLBTQA individuals. Simply put, they are members of a society that foster an equal, fair and welcoming environment to all on the SIUe campus.  If you are interested in joining, please email or visit

SIUE Safe Zone Allies

Safe Zone allies are available for all students who have concerns about GLBT issues on campus. ALL our allies believe that students at SIUE, regardless of race, sex, religion or sexual orientation, deserve respect. Please see the list for available faculty/staff on SIUE campus ready, willing and able to help.

Counseling Services

Counseling Services provides free, confidential, individual counseling for students. Many students dealing with questions or concerns related to sexual orientation or gender identity choose to seek counseling as a safe place for discussion. Counseling Services is a designated Safe Zone dedicated to providing all clients quality care with respect for sexual orientation and gender identity. On the Counseling Services web site you will find a page specifically for GLBT Resources.

Phone: (618) 650 2842
Office Hours: Monday to Friday 8:00- 4:30
Emergencies after hours call 911

University Housing

University Housing offers and unique and varied living experience for all SIUE students. University Housing prides itself on being a progressive department that fosters an inclusive environment for all residents.  For members of the LGBT and Ally community there are a couple of housing options that may meet your needs better than traditional housing options or living off campus. For more information on these unique living options please visit the More Living Options section of the University Housing website.

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SIUE LGBTQ Library Guide

This library guide highlights resources and information relating to LGBTQ- lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning individuals. You can use this guide to find articles, associations, books & eBooks, web resources, and more. You can also find information on citing sources.

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