The Office of Diversity and Inclusion works to support the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer and Questioning (LGBTQ+) community through programs, services and advocacy efforts. We are committed to the wellness and success of all students, faculty, staff and community members in their expression of gender and sexuality.

Students and staff individuals taking a picture together at Pride Prom.

Be Your Authentic Self.

Wichita State University prides itself in being an affirming place for the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer and questioning (LGBTQ+) community and its allies. Throughout your time here at WSU, you will have the opportunity to participate in a variety of programs, events and services geared towards the LGBTQ+ community and those interested in LGBTQ+ topics.

The Office of Diversity and Inclusion offers many ways for students to get involved in with the LGBTQ+ programs and services on- and off-campus.

OutReach provides support groups that aims to provide LGBTQ+ students with a space to connect with others, gain support and learn practical, effective emotional coping skills.
LGBTQ+ Ambassadors

These students lead the way in representing queer Shockers across campus. They participate in panels, lead discussions, plan events and help coordinate our annual LGBTQ+ events.

LGBTQ+ Task Force

Comprised of faculty and staff, the LGBTQ+ Task Force makes ongoing assessment of attitudes and conditions throughout Wichita State University regarding LGBTQ+ issues.

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Rhatigan Student Center

Your Home Away From Home

Location: Rhatigan Student Center ste. 208

Housed on the second floor of the Rhatigan Student Center, the Office of Diversity and Inclusion provides students with plenty of seating, study areas, kitchenette, meeting rooms and a computer lab. It seeks to welcome students from all backgrounds and serves as a place where students can hang out, have meetings and enjoy a strong sense of belonging.

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Get connected, get curious and learn all the ways you can get involved with diversity and inclusion at Wichita State University!