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Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) Resource Center 

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Vision

The University of North Florida Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Resource Center envisions a university where all people are fully included and affirmed, and where justice, equality, and respect prevail.

Mission

The Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Resource Center's mission is to provide valuable education and resources for the entire campus community with a commitment to advocacy, equality, respect, and support for LGBT students, faculty, and staff.

Weekly Update E-mail Newsletter

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Speakers Bureau Request

Faculty may request panel presentations on LGBT issues for their courses. To request a speakers bureau panel please e-mail us.

Fast Facts

  • UNF is one of only two universities in Florida with a full-time staffed LGBT Resource Center. (The other is the University of Florida in Gainesville.)
  • The UNF non-discrimination policy prohibits discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation and gender identity/expression. We are one of only two colleges in the city of Jacksonville that include both sexual orientation and gender identity/expression (The other is Florida Coastal School of Law.)
  • The LGBT Resource Center was established in 2006, thanks in large part to student activism and a campus climate survey.
  • In 2010, domestic partner benefits were expanded to include a stipend to offset the cost of health insurance for same-sex partners of university employees. Other partner benefits include use of university facilities, leave time and tuition reimbursement.
  • Gender-neutral restrooms are located in several buildings throughout campus including gender neutral locker rooms in the new Wellness Complex.
  • UNF offers several academic courses that address gender and sexuality and has out LGBT and ally faculty and staff in departments throughout the university.
  • In 2009, the LGBT Resource Center moved to a new space in the Student Union. 

 

LGBT Resource Center

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Office Hours

Monday — Thursday

9:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Friday

9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

*or by appointment

 

Telephone

(904) 620-4720

 

E-mail

unflgbt@unf.edu

 

Location

Student Union, Building 58 East, Room 1111