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.

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Nominations for 2017 Awards

Nominations are now being accepted for 2017 Bill Kidder Awards and the Pink Triangle Awards.  $1,500 award for students, and $500 professional development award for staff and faculty.  Please nominate today those students, staff, faculty and groups who, through their leadership or outstanding efforts, foster greater understanding of sexual orientation, gender expression and identity at UNH.  These awards will be presented during the 2017 Pancake Breakfast.   Click here for list of previous award winners.   See complete list of all commission related award descriptions



Save the Date:  April 18, 2017
Annual LGBTQ+ Pancake Breakfast

Celebrating 20+ years of coming together and recognizing the accomplishments of the LGBTQ+ community.  Breakfast is sponsored by the Kidder Fund and the LGBTQ+ Commission.  Check back for more information




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.