Numerous events occur throughout the year that create awareness, provide education, and social opportunities.
Find all our events on UIS Connection.
Some of these events include:
- Queertober: The Happiest Month of the Year!
- National Coming Out Day & Closet Door on the Quad
- Day of Silence & Break The Silence
- and intersecting programs during Hispanic Awareness Month, Black History Month, Sexual Assault Awareness Month, among others.
Coming out support/discussion groups, such as Shades and Fluidity, occur throughout the year. Additionally, every Thursday from 4-6PM, students gather in the lounge for an informal non-judgmental social called LGBTea.