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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.

Latest News and Announcements

Cubs v. Diamondbacks Tickets on Sale

Cubs game tickets are now available for the LGBTQ mentoring program’s annual fundraiser! Buy your tickets before they sell out!

Tickets are $5 each and may be purchased at 5710 South Woodlawn between 5 - 11 PM.

Alternate ticket purchase arrangements may be made by emailing lgbtq@uchicago.edu.

Please note: Individuals are responsible for their own transportation to and from the game.

Chicago Cubs v. Arizona Diamonbacks Tuesday, April 22 7:05 PM Wrigley Field 1060 West Addison Street

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Preferred Name Policy launched by LGBTQ Student Life and the University Registrar

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.

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Inside Out Faith with Jennifer Knapp

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.

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