Coming out can be scary if you lack understanding and support. Discover how one student moved from fear to acceptance in their quest for queer liberation.View Article
Advocacy, Empowerment and Equity for the Modern LGBTQ Student
Coming Out: How I Moved from a Place of Fear to Queer Liberation
4 Ways Professors Can Become Allies for LGBTQ+ Students
There are many ways to be an LGBTQ+ ally in the classroom. Learn what allyship means from a queer college student's perspective.View Article
What My Greek Life Experience Taught Me About My LGBTQ+ Identity
Greek life can be great for some students, but not everyone has a positive experience. Hear what one student navigated being LGBTQ+ in a campus sorority.View Article
Seeking Mentorship and Queer Knowledge to Create Change on Campus
How do you combat campus environments that don't support your identity? Learn how one queer student uses mentorship and knowledge to advocate for change.View Article
My Journey as an LGBTQ+ Student Pursuing Graduate School
Grad school can be tough, especially for LGBTQ+ students. Discover how one queer student navigated the journey with the help of community and campus resources.View Article
How I Learned to Love My Aromantic and Asexual Identities
Aromantic and asexual people often encounter challenges inside and outside the LGBTQ+ community. Learn how one student came to love and embrace this identity.View Article
How Faculty Helped Me Embrace My Queer Identity Through Writing
Faculty can be a powerful source of encouragement for students. Learn how teachers inspired one LGBTQ+ student to embrace their identity through writing.View Article
Learning to Love My Queer and Trans Identity Through Acceptance
Understanding intersecting identities can be hard in a toxic environment, especially if you're queer and trans. See how one student learned to love themselves.View Article
Why My Visibility as a Queer Student Leader Matters
Getting involved on campus is a great way to build confidence. Learn how one RA used their leadership experience to explore their LGBTQ+ identity.View Article
Issues Facing LGBTQ+ Students
There are many issues that impact the health, wellbeing, and understanding of identity for LGBTQ+ students. Read the following articles to explore and learn more about these issues.
LGBTQ+ History and Campus Activism
History and activism are paramount to the learning and development of LGBTQ+ students. Take a look at the following articles to learn more about how history impact campus equity and inclusion for students.
Creating Safe Spaces for LGBTQ+ Students
There are many ways to build inclusive environments for LGBTQ+ students. Check out our videos that feature LGBTQ+ experts and explore how one of the top LGBTQ+ friendly colleges in the U.S makes safe spaces for LGBTQ+ students.
LGBTQ+ Student Resources
LGBTQ+ students need a wide variety of academic, financial, and social support to succeed in college. Explore BestColleges’ resources for LGBTQ+ students.
Career and Financial Resources for LGBTQ+ Students
Securing financial support and career guidance is crucial. Read these articles to discover opportunities for scholarships, grants, and career development for LGBTQ+ students.