The President's Commission on the Status of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender People (LGBTQ+) exists to help make UNH a place that is welcoming and inclusive of its gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender community.

Featured Events

comic by Sophie Labelle
comic of Sophie Labelle

GIA Week - keynote speaker, Sophie Labelle
Tues, Nov 15, 7pm
MUB 334-336

Hear from comic artist Sophie Labelle who reminds everyone to think beyond the gender binary.  Sophie is a trans-activist, and is the author of children's books addressing various aspects of gender and sexuality.  Program is part of Gender Identity Week and is sponsored by Trans UNH, LGBTQ Commission, Kidder Fund and other campus departments.  Read more about Sophie


Transmormom poster

Queering the Spirit: Transmormom
Thurs, Nov 17, 12:40-2pm
MUB Rm 302

Join us for a short film and discussion.  This film provides an overview of Eri's life.  Eri was raised in conservative Utah County, and from a Mormon background but Eri was born a boy, and the film gives us with a glimpse of the slow, painful journey for her to recognize that she is transgender.   View the flyer

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News & Quick Information

  • LGBTQ+ Student Support Group, meet Friday afternoons - More info
  • Trans, non-conforming students, know your rights under Title IX (click here for more information)
  • Preferred Name - you may indicate a preferred first name that will appear in class rosters, housing assignments,  campus directory listing and other documents internal to UNH, regardless of whether or not you have legally changed your name. Find Out more
2014-15 Year in Review at UNH


3-time All-American wrestler Hudson Taylor created Athlete Ally—a nonprofit organization dedicated to empowering athletes to consider their status as role models and be conscious of the words they choose, eliminating the homophobic language that is all too prevalent in sports.

"It Gets Better" Stories from UNH students on hope for gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, queer and questioning youth.