Welcome to the LGBTQ Pride Center

The LGBTQ Pride Center is one of four campus community centers (along with the Women’s Center, Multicultural Student Affairs, and the African American Cultural Center) housed under the Office of Institutional Equity and Diversity (OIED). The LGBTQ Pride Center serves students of all sexual orientations, gender identities and gender expressions, including gay, lesbian, bisexual, pansexual, asexual, aromantic, queer, transgender, genderqueer, gender fluid, gender non-conforming, non-binary, agender, intersex and questioning students and their allies.

The Pride Center strives to increase the NC State campus community’s understanding of diversity by working collaboratively to raise awareness, promote respect, and create a culture of equity, inclusion and social justice.

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Lavender Graduation is April 19, 2023

Lavender Graduation is an annual ceremony conducted on numerous campuses to honor lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and asexual & aromantic students and to acknowledge their achievements and contributions to the university. Join us on April 19th for our 15th Lavender Graduation at NC State.

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GLBT Center Reflects and Looks Ahead on 15th Anniversary

On Jan. 23, 2008, the GLBT Center opened a new office and officially became a department under the Office of Institutional Equity and Diversity. The center provides resources and programming to raise awareness, promote respect and create a culture of equity, inclusion and social justice for LGBTQ+ students, staff and faculty on campus.

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