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The Office of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Queer (LGBTQ) Student Life is the hub for all LGBTQ student life at The University of Chicago. The Office serves LGBTQ students, questioning students, and allies in the College and graduate and professional schools, while recognizing multiple and intersecting identities, in order to create an inclusive and safe community. The Office provides educational, social, and professional opportunities and resources for all students in the university.
The Office of LGBTQ Student Life and the University Registrar have developed a Preferred Name Policy, which allows students to indicate a 'preferred' name in myUChicago. The preferred name will initially be seen only on Class Rosters, Grade Rosters, and Chalk. It will appear in the Online Directory in late Autumn 2013.
The new policy broadly benefits students on campus. It comes about following the recommendations of a recent task force that looked at the experience of transgender students on campus.
Grammy-nominated contemporary Christian music artist Jennifer Knapp, who publicly came out in 2010, will perform Inside Out Faith at Rockefeller Chapel at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, October 10. The performance is sponsored by the Spiritual Life Office and Office of LGBTQ Student Life.