support, education and advocacy since 1993

LGBT Resource Center


Welcome to the LGBT Resource Center

Established in 1993, the LGBT Resource Center provides support, education, and advocacy regarding sexual orientation and gender identity/expression for the UC Riverside community and beyond.




The Highlander Empowerment Student Services Referendum continues support for the Ethnic & Gender Program Offices if approved by student vote. Approval happens with a majority vote and 20% voting participation by undergrads.


Your Vote. Your Choice.
ASUCR Elections April 22-26, 2019


The Referendum will fund:

  • Campus-wide speakers & performers
  • Student assistant jobs
  • Student event co-sponsorships
  • UCR hosting conferences
  • Student travel to conferences
  • Printing & other resources
  • Staff to support students


The Referendum will support:

  • African Student Programs
  • Asian Pacific Student Programs
  • Chicano Student Programs
  • LGBT Resource Center
  • Middle Eastern Student Center
  • Native American Student Programs
  • Undocumented Student Programs
  • Women’s Resource Cente
LGBTQ+ Student Organizations & Discussion Groups Now Meeting for Spring Quarter 

Get involved and find support by attending the many LGBTQ+ groups meeting inside the LGBT Resource Center in 245 Costo Hall.
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Students Can Now Use Preferred Names in their R'Mail Email Address

Once you have updated your preferred name in R'Web, you can now choose which email address to send email from.
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Students Can Now Update Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity (SOGI) Optional Demographic Info in Student Record

Since 2016, the UC Admissions Application has included optional demographic questions regarding sexual orientation and gender identity (SOGI).
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Download Our Smart Phone App

You can download RIGHT NOW a new App to your smartphone all about the LGBT Resource Center at UCR!
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Preferred Names for UCR Students Now Available Via R'Web Self-Serve

You are able to use a Preferred Name on your R'Card, R'Mail, iLearn, iEval, the faculty grade rosters in iGrade, and for departmental reporting purposes.
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Monday-Thursday: 9am to 8pm  
Friday: 9am to 6pm

Monday-Friday: 9am to 5pm

245 Costo Hall

(951) 827-2267


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