Pride Flag

Statement by CUNY Chancellor Felix V. Matos

"The City University of New York applauds the U.S. Department of Education’s affirmation that the workplace protections extended to gay and transgender people by the Supreme Court’s ruling in Bostock v. Clayton County also safeguard students under Title IX, the 1972 law that prohibits sex-based discrimination in federally funded schools." Click here to learn more.

Our Mission

Our mission at the LGBTQ+ Resource Center is to create a student-centered campus resource that fosters an inclusive and safe environment for students across the spectrum of sexual orientations and gender identities. We aim to build a sense of community, promote awareness, and facilitate knowledge-sharing. Through leadership development, educational and social programs, and advocacy, we strive to empower students, promote research, and provide valuable resources.

Support Group
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LGBTQ+ Support Group

The LGBTQ+ Support Group is a safe and inclusive space fostering connections and empowerment for students of diverse sexual orientations and gender identities. In our support group sessions, you'll have the opportunity to navigate various aspects of LGBTQ+ life, including the coming out process, relationships, intersectionality and experiences of rejection or discrimination. Explore different strategies and perspectives to enhance your journey of self-discovery and personal growth.

Meetings are weekly during the semester and facilitated by dedicated John Jay counselors. They're held during community hour in the Counseling Center (L.68 NB). Email to join.

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L2.69.11 New Building