KNOX LGBTQ RESOURCE DIRECTORY

COLLEGE SUPPORT GROUPS


KNOXVILLE TN

Pellissippi Pride is a gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, queer, curious, open-minded and accepting student organization for Pellissippi State Technical Community College in Knoxville, Tennessee. The club's current mission is to offer unity, resources and support in educational, political and social events. Our participation policy is mutual respect. Club for the LGBTQ+/Ally community. Spring 2020 meetings have been cancelled through the end of this semester. Email

UTK Pride Center As a physical symbol of UT's commitment to diversity, Pride Center provides support, resources, and a community space for UT's LGBTQIA and ally students, faculty, and staff, as well as anyone who seeks to learn. 865-974-7803 @UTKpridecenter Email

oSTEM Empowering LGBTQ+ students and allies. We are the chapter of oSTEM at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. Our mission is to empower LGBTQ+ STEM students and allies through advocacy, support, and community at UTK. Email


OUTgrads is an organization for LGBTQ+ and ally graduate students at the University of Tennessee. The group aims to support friendships and networking among graduate students while maintaining an active roll in the education and advancement of UT's LGBTQ+ community, promoting unity, acceptance, and visibility . @utkoutgrads Email


MARYVILLE TN

MC Pride Following a vision of diversity for the 21st century, the Gay-Straight Alliance is a student organization that comes together to provide a welcoming, supportive, and respectful environment that encourages dialogue about issues of gender and human sexuality among the Maryville College community.

Maryville University Online This college guide for LGBTQ Students from Maryville University Online covers a variety of topics, ranging from LGBTQ+ statistics to financial resources as well as information on legal rights and mental health concerns the community may have.


ROANE CO TN

Roane State LGBT Club The purpose of this organization is to facilitate networking between LGBT and allied members of Roane State and to educate the Roane State community regarding issues relevant to LGBT students and families. This club will sponsor workshops, disseminate research and materials on LGBT issues, hold networking and social events and participate in service projects geared towards the LGBT community. Email

NATIONAL ORGANIZATIONS

Campus Pride represents the only national nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization for student leaders and campus groups working to create a safer college environment for LGBT students. The organization is a volunteer-driven network "for" and "by" student leaders. The primary objective of Campus Pride is to develop necessary resources, programs and services to support LGBT and ally students on college campuses across the United States.