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Financial Aid

Click to view information regarding LGBTQIA+ Financial Aid.

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Health & Wellness

Click to view resources regarding LGBTQIA+ health resources at Iowa State University and in Ames.

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Involvement Opportunities

Click to view LGBTQIA+ centered Involvement Opportunities at Iowa State University.

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Resources for Current & Prospective Students

Navigating Campus and Ames

Information regarding utilizing on-campus resources, coming out, changing your name and gender marker, and more. Includes several resources regarding navigating campus as a transgender or gender-nonconforming student.

Iowa State University does not discriminate on the basis of gender identity and the gender you designate on your admission application is not factored into the admission decision.

All interested prospective students who meet Iowa State University's admission requirements are encouraged to apply.

If you've already submitted your admission application and you wish to request that your gender marker or name be updated or changed, contact the Office of Admissions at or 515-294-5836.

If you have questions or concerns about gender identity as it relates to the admission process, contact admissions at or 515-294-5836.

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Programs and Events

The Center offers dozens of events each semester to help students find community. Visit our Programs and Events page for more information or sign up for our newsletter to stay updated as we inform you of upcoming events.

Upcoming Events

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The Center's monthly newsletter features the latest LGBTQIA+ news, events, resources, and opportunities.