Skip to Login Skip to Content Skip to Secondary Navigation

Octavia Yearwood Volunteer Form

Thank you for your interest in serving as a volunteer for "LIBATIONS: Let's Meet Here." This is a performance art interactive event that will journey through the different spaces that the LGBT marginalized community experience adversity, and how that shows up doubly when factors like race and culture come into play. Attendees will take part in the live simulation of the journey.

Octavia is requesting 6-12 students to volunteer and help in the experience of...

Fill Out Form

2018 Miami Beach Pride

Sunday, Apr 8, 8:30 pm
U Rock
Will you be attending?

Lavender Celebration 2018 || RSVP for Guests

The University of Miami LGBTQ Student Center would like to invite you to attend the 2018 Lavender Celebration.

The Lavender Celebration will recognize all LGBTQ graduating students with a special Rainbow Graduation Cord along with a light reception including networking with LGBTQ faculty, staff, and alumni.

Please RSVP as a formal notice of your attendance at the 2018 Lavender Celebration graduation ceremony occurring on May 8th, 2018 at 6:30 pm in the Robert and...

Fill Out Form

2018 Lavender Celebration || Graduate Registration


The University of Miami LGBTQ Student Center would like to invite all LGBTQ+ graduating students (undergraduate, graduate, law, medical) along with their families/friends to the UM Lavender Celebration 2018 on May 8th, 2018 at 6:30 pm in the Robert and Judi Prokop Newman Alumni Center.

6200 San Amaro Drive, Coral Gables, FL 33146.

The Lavender Celebration will...

Fill Out Form

LGBTQ-Ally Mentorship Program Mentee Interest Form 2017-18

The LGBTQ Student Center is proud to begin accepting mentee applications for the LGBTQ-Ally Mentorship Program.

The University of Miami has a large network of allies and LGBTQ+ faculty, staff, and administrators who are out and proud. Through the LGBTQ+ Mentorship Program, students are paired with a mentor who can offer support and guidance during their time at the U. The goal of the program is to connect LGBTQ+ students to allies and LGBTQ+ professionals to expand...

Fill Out Form

Trans Day of Remembrance Vigil

Thursday, Nov 16, 6:30 pm
University Center, Rock Plaza

This annual event honors the lives that have been lost due to anti-trans violence. Participants are welcome to share experiences and words of advice and hope while lighting candles in remembrance of trans lives that have been lost throughout the world. 

This event does not require an RSVP.

"Gender Revolution" Movie Screening

Tuesday, Nov 14, 7 pm
Whitten University Center, International Lounge

The LGBTQ Student Center is proud to host a special screening of "Gender Revolution: A Journey with Katie Couric" at the University of Miami. 

This special explores the complexities of gender in everyday life, from the moment we are born through our twilight years. To better understand this complex and scientific issue, Katie Couric crisscrosses the U.S. to talk with scientists, psychologists, activists, authors and families to learn more about the role of genetics, brain chemistry...

This event does not require an RSVP.

Discover the UM Rainbow

Friday, Aug 18, 12 pm
East Ballroom SSC
Will you be attending?

Canefest 2017

Saturday, Aug 19, 5 pm
Watsco Center
Will you be attending?

2017 Miami Beach Pride Parade

Sunday, Apr 9, 9 am
Stanford Circle

2017 On-Campus registration

Will you be attending?

2017 Pride Cycling

Pride Cycling 2017 - Tuesday, April 18th

Join the UM LGBTQ Student Center for a night of cycling at the Soul Cycling Studio in the Shops of Merrick Park 

We will meet at the studio at 6:15 pm for a FREE cycling class. Shoes and parking are included.

Hurry! Only the first 25 people to register will be able to attend 



Fill Out Form

World AIDS Day Fair

Thursday, Dec 1, 11 am
The Rock Plaza

Join us on December 1 from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. for a fair on the Rock in honor of World AIDS Day!

This World AIDS Day, help us put HIV stigma firmly in the past where it belongs, by joining our Not Retro, Just Wrong campaign.

We will have educational materials, giveaways, and free pizza on the Rock. We will also have free HIV testing available in UC 2300H and UC2300J.

In collaboration with: Student Health Services, UHealth, UAID, SHAC, A Week 4 Life, AGLO, SpectrUM, and...

Will you be attending?

Leftovers: Post-Thanksgiving Conversation

Tuesday, Nov 29, 12 pm
LGBTQ Student Center, UC 2300K

Did the Thanksgiving Dinner conversation about the election leave you stirred up? Come and join us for a post-Thanksgiving conversation about the election. This conversation is open to anyone on the political spectrum, and intended to foster steps moving forward. Please bring your lunch and join us for this community-care break.

Special Guest: Dr. Rene Monteagudo, Director of of the Counseling Center

Will you be attending?

Transgender Remembrance Vigil

Thursday, Nov 10, 6:30 pm
The Rock Plaza

Join us on Thursday, November 10, 2016 from 6:30-7:30 p.m. at The Rock Plaza for a candlelight vigil in honor of those lost due to anti-transgender violence.

Will you be attending?

Transgender Awareness Tabling

Wednesday, Nov 9, 11 am
UC Breezeway

Stop by our table in the Breezeway to learn more about transgender awareness in celebration of Transgender Awareness Week!

Will you be attending?

LGBTQ Student Center Co-Sponsorship Request Form

Thank you for your interest in collaborating with the LGBTQ Student Center on your program. Please fill out this form to request co-sponsorship from the LGBTQ Student Center. You must submit this request at least two (2) weeks prior to your event. Once you have submitted your request via OrgSync, please email us at to notify us that you have submitted a request. You will be notified of the co-sponsorship decision via email.

Please note that your program...

Fill Out Form

LGBTQ Student Center Travel Funding Request Form

Fill out this form to request travel funds from the LGBTQ Student Center. Please note that no more than $200 can be distributed to the requester. You must submit this request at least three (3) weeks prior to your requested fund dispersal date.

*You must agree to submit a one-page reflection on your usage of the funds in order to complete this request.

Keep in mind that your purpose for requesting travel funds must align with the LGBTQ Student Center's mission to...

Fill Out Form

LGBTQ 'Canes Homecoming Reunion on Alumni Avenue

Friday, Nov 4, 7 pm
Eaton Lakeside Lot

Lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer/questioning, and allied students, alumni, faculty and staff are welcome and encouraged to join us on campus for our 2nd Annual Reception and Reunion!

Enjoy great food, drinks, and entertainment while enjoying the sights and sounds of Homecoming traditions presented by the Homecoming Executive Committee!

$45 per person Complimentary for children 12 and under

Visit for more information or contact...

Will you be attending?

LGBTQ 'Canes Homecoming Reception

Thursday, Nov 3, 5 pm
LGBTQ Student Center, Whitten University Center Room 2300K

Lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer/questioning, and allied students, alumni, faculty and staff are welcomed and encouraged to join us on campus for our 2nd Annual Homecoming Reception and Reunion!

Network, reminisce, tour the new LGBTQ Center and meet its new staff!

Complimentary light refreshments will be served.

Visit for more information, or contact the UM Office of Alumni Relations at 1-866-UMAlums (1-866-862-5867),...

Will you be attending?

PurpleOut for Spirit Day

Thursday, Oct 20, All Day

Take a stand against the bullying of LGBTQ+ youth by wearing purple with us on Thursday, October 20, 2016 in honor of Spirit Day! Wear purple and post a picture using the hashtag #spiritdayUM to be featured on our social media and to show your support!

Note: If you would like to remain anonymous, send a picture of you in your purple and we will post on your behalf. Any identifying features will be removed from the photo before posting, in this case.

Will you be attending?