The President's Commission on the Status of Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender Issues exists to help make UNH a place that is welcoming and inclusive of its gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender community.
GIA (Gender Identities Awareness) Week:
For complete schedule and information on events (check back soon)
GIA week is scheduled for November 17-21 and is a week of events dedicated to promoting an understanding of transgender, transsexual and genderqueer issues and communities at UNH and beyond. Activities will also include special Transgender Day of Remembrance events. All events are free and open to the public - all are WELCOME to attend. Events are sponsored by TG-NH, MUB, The Alliance, Stonewall Grads, Graduate School, GLBT Commission, Disability Commission, Counseling Center and Health Services
For more LGBTQ+ related programs & events (click here)
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)
- UNH Benefits update: Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) find out more
- Information on changing your name or using a preferred name
- Bias Free Language Guide
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.