UNL Campus Resources

UNL Campus Resources

LGBTQ/Sexuality Studies

A minor in LGBTQ/Sexuality Studies is available through the Women's and Gender Studies Program at UNL. Please contact Rose Holz, rholz2@unl.edu or 402-472-9392.

Gender-Inclusive Housing

Beginning in Fall 2015, UNL will officially implement its gender-inclusive housing policy. This means that any student who identifies as LGBT+ is eligible to apply. For more information on the policy and its full wording, please click here.

The form to fill out is available here. If you have any questions or need clarification, please contact Melissa Peters, Assistant Director of Residence Life for Student Leadership and Diversity Initiatives at mpeters2@unl.edu or by phone at (402)-472-3872. Students may also contact the LGBTQA+ Resource Center at (402)-472-1652 or lgbtqa@unl.edu.

St. Marks on Campus Study Lounge

St. Mark's on the Campushas Student Outreach including a study lounge during the fall and spring semesters.
2 nights of the week: Sunday and Wednesday 7 - 11 p.m.
Free coffee, free food, free pop, and free wi-fi! Call 402-474-1979 for more information.
St. Mark's is located at 13 & R Street. The Study Lounge is a non-religious program of St. Mark's On the Campus Episcopal Church. St. Mark's is an inclusive community and the Study Lounge is open to all students of all beliefs.

RSOs are Recognized Student Groups at UNL

Spectrum UNL meets on Thursdays at 6 pm during the fall and spring semester in the Nebraska Union, room posted. Their office is located in 234 NU and they have a social hour in the office prior to the meeting.

Allies & Advocates for GLBT Equality at the Law College.

UNL Police Department Liaison: Sgt. Casey Ricketts, 402.472.2222 or cricketts8@unl.edu

Listservs/Social Media

Email lists you can join for news, discussion, and event information:

For the ALLY, LGBTQA Resource Center and LGBTQNews listservs, please email lgbtqa@unl.edu.

  • Facebook: SpectrumUNL (Undergraduate LGBTQA group), the Committee on GLBT Concerns, and the LGBTQA Resource Center also have facebook pages.

  • Follow the LGBTQA Resource Center:

  • Facebook: facebook.com/lgbtqaUNL

  • Twitter: @LGBTQARC

  • Tumblr: lgbtqarc-unl.tumblr.com
  • Instagram: @UNLLGBTQA

Library Resources

The LGBTQA Resource Center has a library collection located at the center. Our collection is catalogued in the University Library catalog.  Any of our materials will indicate that they are located at the LGBTQA Resource Center. For more information:
* Stop by the center in 346 NU
* Call the center at 402.472.1652
* Email the student staff serving as the library coordinator at lgbtqa.library@unl.edu

The University Library also has LGBT materials in a database: LGBT Life.
For more information contact Charlene Maxey-Harris, 402.472.8700, Cmaxeyharris2@unl.edu

Bullying Resources

For more information on bullying issues impacting LGBT community:



PFLAG-Cornhusker meets on the 4th Tuesday of the month at 7 pm at the Unitarian Church in Lincoln, 63 & A Street.  There is a social half hour at 6:30 pm, a program at 7 pm, and support groups for those who want to participate at 8 pm. The meeting is over at 9 pm.

Nebraska Trans* Community Group
A Trans* Community Group for the Greater Lincoln/Omaha Areas. This group is for individuals that identify with a nontraditional masculine or feminine sense of self. This may include but is not limited to genderqueer, gender nonconforming, gender rebel, two-spirited, and female to male (FTM) or male to female (MTF) individuals. Partners are welcome at the meetings and on their facebook group.  Check out their website at NebraskaTransCommunity.com

Support group for parents of gender fluid children:

Join other parents of gender non-conforming children for support and conversation.  Parents of children of all ages are welcome to attend...from pre-school to adult.  Group will meet the second Saturday of every month at First Plymouth Church (20th & D St) at 11:00am in room H.  For further information or questions please email Steph @ parentsofgfkids@gmail.com 

Lincoln Groups you can join on Facebook:

Outlinc: LGBT Community in Lincoln
             Professionals Group
             LGBTQ Reading Group

Nebraska Trans* Community Group (Secret Group to protect privacy, contact NebraskaTransCommunity@gmail.com to be added!)

Campus Counseling:

  • Scott Winrow, UHC Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS), University Health Center, second floor, 402-472-7450.

  • Trans* Students interested in a support group, please contact Dr. Scott Winrow at 402.472.7450

  • The Women's Center, 340 Nebraska Union.
  • Victim Advocate through the Women's Center: 402.472.0203.
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP): EAP services are available to faculty, staff, and their domestic partners (living in the same household). EAP is located in the 501 Building on city campus, 402-472-3107; 1-800-755-2655 (outside Lincoln).

  • Campus and Community Counseling is available through the Rainbow Clinic, Psychological Consulation Center and the Family Resource Center. Community referrals are also available through the LGBTQA Resource Center.

Education and Faith Based Resources


Supportive Clergy:

Campus-associated congregations:

  • St. Marks on-the-campus Episcopal, 1309 "R" Street, 402-474-1979

For additional information or resources, contact one of the resources listed above.

To find out about resource additions or updates, please contact the LGBTQA Resource Center at 402-472-1652 or lgbtqa.library@unl.edu.

Contact Information


Pat Tetreault, Ph.D.

346 Nebraska Union

(402) 472-1752


LGBTQA Resource Center

346 Nebraska Union

(402) 472-1652