LGBTQ & Ally Groups
BICOMM – 6:30-8:30pm second Monday of each month at la Casa (715 E. Seventh)
A group devoted to creating a safe environment to discuss issues related to the lives of bisexual students and community members.
Connections -Tuesdays 6:30-9pm IMU
An empowering discussion group for women on the queer spectrum (lesbian, bisexual, asexual, questioning, etc.) ages 18-24 who attend Indiana University. The group provides an opportunity for meeting, connecting, and conversing in a peer-facilitated, safe, confidential atmosphere which actively recognizes the fluidity of sex, gender, and practically every other facet of life. All information shared in meetings and the identity and email addresses of its members is kept confidential.
FairTalk at IU
FairTalk at IU is to foster discussions in diversity to promote fairness for all people regardless of sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression, & strives to achieve this goal through educational outreach & political advocacy efforts targeting HJR6, a proposed constitutional amendment which will ban same sex marriage in the Indiana State Constitution.
GAY STRAIGHT ALLIANCE – Tuesdays 7:30pm, Ballantine Hall 103
The GSA offers Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Questioning and Allies (LGBTQA) support to strengthen and uphold an inclusive campus community at the Indiana University, one that welcomes people of all sexual orientations, gender identities, and gender expressions through support, educational resources, and encouragement.
Gender Warriors: Tuesdays 7:30pm at Box Car Books (408 E. Sixth St.)
Gender Warriors is a peer-led discussion, advocacy and support group for trans-identified and gender nonconforming students. No individual must be considered “trans enough” to participate; everyone from anywhere across the gender spectrum may join, including allies. All meetings are confidential and privacy will be respected absolutely.
Grad Pride - once a month social gatherings for lgbt grad students (watch calendar for events)
A safe place to form social, professional and educational peer networks. IU LGBT graduate students, undergraduates over 21 years of age and community members meet in informal settings to discuss personal and social issues.
Keshet is a social organization for both cultural and religious LGBTQ Jewish and Jewishly-identified students. We give a voice to Jewish issues and individuals in the LGBTQ community.
Men Like Us: Wednesday nights from 6-7:30pm GLBT Office, 705 E. Seventh St.
Men Like Us is a support group for men who identify as gay, bisexual, or transgender or who have questions about their own sexual orientation or gender identity. This is a voluntary group that will meet each Wednesday night 6-7:30pm on the second floor of the GLBT Student Support Services. Members will be encouraged to share aspects of their identity, views on community resources, ways to find friendships and/or partnerships, personal strengths, and areas of growth. Confidential
Outlaw is the alliance of students working to promote equal rights and protect against discrimination based on sexual orientation or gender.
Out At Kelly
Out at Kelley is the first and only LGBT organization in the Kelley School of Business at IUB. We emphasize community involvement, business trips, and networking opportunities.
Rainbow Cycling is a Little 500 team dedicated to celebrating diversity and creating positive racing experiences for young men and women. Rainbow Cycling competed in its first Little 500 race in 2006, qualifying and finishing 27th in the men’s race. Our first women’s team competed in the 2011 Little 500 race, qualifying 30th and finishing 24th.
RAISE stands for Raising Awareness of Interactions in Sexual Encounters. RAISE is all about spreading the message of consent. We give presentations on sexual assault for classes, Greek houses, dorms, and anyone who requests one.
Resonate seeks to create an atmosphere of trust and respect for individuals from countries outside the USA who identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, genderqueer, ally or any of the hues of the rainbow. Confidential
Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity Equality (SAGE)
A student organization devoted to fighting for equal rights regardless of sexual orientation or gender identity.
FRATERNITIES & SOROROTIES
Sigma Alpha Psi
Formerly GRL, this sorority has blossomed into a new, independent sorority called Sigma Alpha Psi. It is a unique, one of a kind sorority dedicated to “sexuality, service, sisterhood.” If you are looking to make new friends, make a difference, and make a lasting impression on the IU community, check out Sigma Alpha Psi. Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/groups/301347109974263/
Sigma Phi Beta
The Beta Chapter of Sigma Phi Beta Fraternity offer a safe-zone for gay, transgender and allied college men within a heteronormative Greek organization.
Theta Nu Xi Multicultural Sorority
Theta Nu Xi Multicultural Sorority is the most diverse sisterhood available on Indiana University’s campus. We promote leadership, multiculturalism & self-improvement through academic excellence, involvement in and service to the campus and community.