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LGBTQ Campus Life

Common Ground connects the many individuals, organizations, and resources in the University of Richmond community working to create a safe and comfortable environment for lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans, and/or queer (LGBTQ) people and their allies at the University. Through advocacy, consultation, and an array of vibrant LGBTQ programs, Common Ground works to ensure that the entire University community benefits from the experiences and perspectives of our LGBTQ members.

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Need Help Now?

LGBTQ young people are at higher risk for suicide than their heterosexual and cisgender peers.  If you or your friend needs help, don't hesitate, reach out today!

The Trevor Project - 866-488-7386
Side By Side Support Hotline - 888-644-4390
LGBTQ Partner Abuse & Sexual Assault Helpline - 866-356-6998
LGBTQ Suicide Prevention from UR Well

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