The mission of LGBTQA+ Student Initiatives cultivates a welcoming, inclusive campus environment for LGBTQA+ students, faculty, and staff through programs and services that promote education, advocacy, and awareness of LGBTQA+ issues and identities. We are committed to offering programs and services to increase visibility, awareness, and advocacy for the LGBTQA+ students, staff, faculty, and alumni of Northern Kentucky University.
LGBTQ History Month is held each year in October and focuses on the history of LGBTQA+ people and their experiences in the United States.
Pride Week is a time to celebrate all LGBTQA+ students, staff, faculty, and alumni, recognizing their unique and indelible contributions to the NKU community.
NKU is home to many student led, student supported LGBTQA+ organizations. Find meeting times and upcoming events on the Student Organizations page.
Student Ambassadors aid the LGBTQA+ Student Initiatives office with the development of programs and initiatives intended to better the campus climate for LGBTQA+ students, faculty, and staff.
LGBTQA+ Student Initiatives vales and supports our LGBTQA+ faculty and staff at NKU. Everyone is welcome to join SAFE.
The Campus Pride Index is the leading national nonprofit organization for student leaders and campus groups working to create safer, more LGBTQA+ friendly learning environments at colleges and universities.