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LGBTQA Community


New Hall West

How to Sign Up

Want to live in the LGBTQA Community? You can sign up by simply sending an email from your NIU student Z-ID email ( to both and indicating that you are interested in living on this floor.

Once your email is received, the Faculty Advisor, Molly Holmes, will confirm with Housing & Dining that you are approved to live in the LGBTQA Community. Housing & Dining will then place you into the community.

This community is for anyone who identifies as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer and/or as an ally. Those living here will have an opportunity to connect with campus resources and support, peers, faculty and staff. They will also interact with unique campus speakers and explore current events through an LGBTQA lens. Welcome home to a place where you can be yourself!

Community Highlights

  • Speakers & discussions
  • Game/Movie nights
  • LGBTQ History & Awareness Month event
  • Leadership & academic opportunities

For More Information

To learn more about the LGBTQA Community, please contact:

Molly Holmes
Faculty Advisor