Since 1970, LGBTQIA+ student organizations have been the foundation for involvement,
activism, engagement, community, pride, and leadership. Today, there are numerous LGBTQIA+
student organizations to get involved with and we encourage students to explore all of the
LGBTQIA+ student organizations to find your fit!
The mission of the Aromantic Asexual Alliance is to provide a safe and
inclusive space for members of the Asexual and Aromantic community along
with their allies; to provide support and information for members; to
provide a safe and responsible social interaction between the Ace-Aro
community at Iowa State and help eliminate acephobia.
The CVM Spectrm is a professional organization for members of the CVM
community that identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and
straight allies. The organization is open and welcoming to all staff,
professional students, graduate students, undergraduate students,
faculty, and technicians related to the CVM community.
Delta Lambda Phi is a social fraternity established to enhance the
quality of life among all men by creating an inclusive and diverse
environment with dignified and purposeful social, service and
Gamma Rho Lambda Omicron Chapter is a social sorority for the LGBTQ and
Ally community. GRL of ISU exemplifies the qualities of acceptance,
diversity, unity and trust, which provides a network of assistance in
the areas of scholastic guidance, emotional support, and community
service while ultimately developing the life-long bonds of sibling-hood.
We are all committed to creating a diverse, safe, educational and
scholastic environment. We are inclusive and welcome all races,
sexualities, nationalities, systems of belief, and world-views. We
the LGBTQA community, while affecting social change in the Ames, Iowa
Out in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics is about
working to represent and advocate for LGBTQIA+ students in the STEM
field. We aim to foster an inclusive STEM community and LGBTQIA+
leadership. We are open to all students from any major who appreciates
STEM and want to work for substantive diversity.
The Pride Alliance's mission is to provide a safe space where student's
and guests can discuss and learn about the LGBTA community, their sexual
orientation and gender identity, have support in their acceptance of
themselves and others as we strive to eliminate homophobia and
heterosexism in all aspects of life on and off campus.
The Queer* Graduate Student Association is open to all Iowa State
University graduate students who identify within the LGBTQIAA community.
Our main purpose is to provide social opportunities to connect ISU
LGBTQIAA graduate students across disciplines.
In addition, it also allows graduate students the ability to network
with each other in both personal and professional capacities.
Professional possibilities could be research collaborations, helpful
strategies for teaching, or other career related items.
For more information on the process to start a new recognized student organization, please visit the Student Activities Center.