Contact Us

The Gender and Sexuality Student Services
Student Life Building (SLB) 22
University of Illinois Springfield
One University Plaza
Springfield, Illinois 62703-5407

Phone: 217-206-8316



Kerry Poynter, M.A.
Phone: 217-206-8316
Office: Student Life Building (SLB) 22

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Location (with dual entrances)

  • A newly renovated 750 square foot suite opened in the fall of 2010.
  • The new suite houses a student lounge, library, student group and intern office, and staff offices.
  • Located adjacent to the Diversity Center, Student Life Building Room 22H-J.
  • Two entrances are available:
    • The main outer door entrance faces the Business Services Building around the corner from the Student Life Plaza.
    • A second entrance is located within the Diversity Center in the Student Life Building Room 22.
  • The Resource Library includes books, newspapers, magazines, films and other educational materials that are available for checkout and perusal in the space.