Pride Center

  • Pride Center Programs

Community Standards

  1. BE RESPECTFUL of each other’s feelings, experiences and perspectives when communicating. Be aware of your perspective and privilege.
  2. We are INCLUSIVE of all people and identities, including but not limited to ethnicity, race, sexual orientation, romantic orientation, gender identity, HIV status, religion/spirituality, socioeconomic status and abilities. Refrain from using language that oppresses others.
  3. DON'T ASSUME you know someone’s gender pronoun. If you don’t know, just ask!
  4. Keep this space safe through CONFIDENTIALITY. Don’t share the names and experiences of others. When speaking outside the group, share only your personal experiences.
  5. Offer EMPATHY and UNDERSTANDING instead of judgement or advice, unless someone asks for it.
  6. Encourage a COLLABORATIVE sense of community among LGBTQ students, staff, faculty and alumni.
  7. EDUCATION is an ongoing process. Expand your knowledge about yourself and others. Take responsibility for your own learning.
  8. This is a shared space. Take PERSONAL ACCOUNTABILITY for the amount of space you inhabit and your noise levels
  9. KEEP OUR SPACE CLEAN! Throw away or recycle your trash, clean up your area before you leave and keep your feet/shoes off the furniture.
  10. BE COURTEOUS of others by keeping your shoes and shirt on at all times (pants/shorts/skirts too)!
  11. Skateboards and scooters are only permitted under a desk or computer workstations. Everyone should be able to SAFELY move throughout the Center.
  12. PROTECT YOURSELF and your belongings. Do not leave your items unattended. We are not responsible for lost or stolen items.