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Welcome to the LGBTQ+ Office at Marshall University. Here we provide information, support for all orientations and gender identities, programming, and resources for our Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer/Questioning+ students, faculty, staff, the allied community, and those interested in exploring and/celebrating LGBTQ+ identities.

The LGBTQ+ Office is more than a physical space; it is a warm and welcoming space that offers support, promotes understanding , and acceptance, and provides enjoyment. In our office, everyone is welcome.

We are located on the lower level of the Memorial Student in room BW14. We are open every weekday (excluding University holidays) from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM. If you require assistance when a staff member is not available please call (304) 696-6705.

Our website is not an exhaustive resource but we hope that it provides a starting place for answering your questions.

We Are… LGBTQ+


The Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Queer/Questioning+ Office (LGBTQ+) provides an inviting home to LGBTQ+ students, faculty, staff, the allied community, and those interested in exploring and/or celebrating LGBTQ+ identities.

Our services include:

  • A relaxed space to fellowship, study, and meet LGBTQ+ friendly people
  • Information and personal support resources for LGBTQ+ students on and off-campus
  • Student advocacy and community engagement
  • Referrals for students in need
  • Safe Space Trainings and workshops for faculty, staff, and student groups

Stop by our office and enjoy a comfortable and safe space dedicated to supporting and celebrating our LGBTQ+ community.

Our Mission


The Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer/Questioning+ Office (LGBTQ+) is a sensitive balance of services designed to support LGBTQ+ students, staff, faculty, and allies. The offices strives to create an inclusive and safe campus community that promotes understanding, acceptance, empowerment, and visibility of people with marginalized genders and sexualities through support, educational resources, and advocacy.