LBGT Student Services

Our Commitment

The Office of Lesbian, Bisexual, Gay and Transgender (LBGT) Student Services is committed to promoting an open and affirming environment inclusive of the diversity of sexual orientation and gender identity on campus. We seek to operationalize our commitment through support, advocacy, and education at Western Michigan University.

For our online bias reporting form, click here. All submissions are confidential and can be submitted anonymously.

Announcements and Events


Apply to join our office team

We are seeking work study-eligible students to join our office team. We are a fun, hardworking group who love to come to work every day. For more details, please see the below job description. Applications due by November 30, 2014.

Job Description

Apply for a conference scholarship to attend one of the two largest LBGT conferences in the country!

Through generous private donation, the Office of LBGT Student Services will again be able to provide funding to support student participation at the 2 largest LBGT conferences in the country. As part of our commitment to ongoing student development in the areas of LBGT leadership and education, we are excited to provide this opportunity to WMU students.

Undergraduate and graduate, part-time and full-time students at WMU are encouraged to apply. Scholarships will cover the cost of conference registration and overnight accommodations

Click here to apply for a conference scholarship!

Applications are due by Sunday, December 14 by 11:59 p.m.


National Conference on LGBT Equality: Creating Change
February 4- 8, 2015
Denver, CO

The 27th National Conference on LGBT Equality: Creating Change is coming to Denver, Colorado and the Sheraton Denver Downtown, February 4–8, 2015. 

What's Creating Change? Only the premier annual organizing and skills-building event for the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community and their allies.

Midwest Bisexual Lesbian Gay Transgender and Ally College Conference (MBLGTACC)
February 13-15, 2015
Normal, IL at Illinois State University

The MBLGTACC is the largest LBGT college conference in the nation. The conference is an opportunity for students to meet in a safe and supportive environment to learn and discuss issues of importance to the LBGTA community and other communities.


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Video from the the 2nd Annual
Excellence in Diversity Awards
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Lesbian, Bisexual, Gay & Transgender Student Services
Western Michigan University
Kalamazoo MI 49008-5363 USA
(269) 387-2123 | (269) 387-2554 Fax