Q Center

The Q Center envisions a Washington community where justice, equality, compassion, and respect for all people prevail.

We use the following frameworks:

  • We facilitate a brave, affirming, liberatory, and celebratory environment for students, faculty, staff, and alumni of all sexual and gender orientations, identities, and expressions.
  • We approach our work with intentional interpersonal processes.

We aim to:

  • Facilitate holistic culturally embedded and appropriate services for Q students, faculty, and staff.
  • Increase understanding and access to comprehensive, accurate, and respectful information and care regarding sexuality and gender.
  • Support, affirm, and celebrate the range of sexual and gender experiences, orientations, and expressions.
  • Eliminate campus harassment and discrimination based on sexual and gender orientation/identity.

We employ the following strategies:

  • Education
  • Advocacy
  • Love & Celebration
  • Transformative Space
  • Community Building & Organizing
  • Leadership Development & Mentoring

We offer the following core services:



    • Policy advocacy

Love & Celebration

Transformative Space

Community Building & Organizing

    • Support and collaboration with students groups through our affiliation program

Leadership Development & Mentoring

    • One-on-one coaching & advising
      • Resource & referral
      • Academic/Career Mentoring
      • Brief crisis intervention
      • Mentorship program