Welcome to the LGBTQ Pride Center
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.
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.Registration and Details
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.Read More
What you'll find at the Center
One of the main functions of the NC State Pride Center is to help LGBTQ and Allied individuals connect and form community. The staff of the Center advises and supports student organizations, coordinates a network for faculty and staff, and keeps alumni engaged and aware of what’s happening on campus.
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This semester keeps the party going as January's 15 Year Anniversary reaches all corners of life in the Pride Center. This new chapter of our story uplifts student leaders through the ColorGuard leadership development cohort, and incorporates the voices of everyone in our space with ongoing Queer Quorum dialogues. Ending the year on a high note, all LGBTQ+ graduates and their supporters are invited to attend the 15th annual Lavender Graduation on April 19th, 2023. We can't wait to see you this semester!
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