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About Us

Since 1989, the WMU Office of LBGT Student Services has supported lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, and questioning (LGBTQ+) students. Through diverse workshop learning options, engaging programs, social support, and advocacy, the Office of LBGT Student Services strives for inclusion, safety, and acceptance throughout the WMU campus. 

  • Mission

    The mission of the Office of Lesbian, Bisexual, Gay, and Transgender Student Services is to ensure equitable access for all at Western Michigan University and promote a campus climate that affirms and supports the academic and personal development of all students inclusive of their sexual orientation, gender identity and gender expression. 

  • About Our Division

    The Office of LBGT Student Services is part of the WMU Office of Diversity and Inclusion (ODI). ODI Provides leadership by working collaboratively with the university community to identify and overcome institutional barriers, and affirm the dignity, value, and uniqueness of each member of our community. 

  • Resource Room & Staff Hours

    The LBGT Resource Room is open Monday through Friday, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. To reduce the risk of exposure to COVID-19, we ask that anybody who is not vaccinated to wear a mask and to maintain safe social distancing while inside the resource room.