LGBTQ+ Council

The LGBTQ+ Council is dedicated to uplifting, supporting, and fostering a greater sense of community amongst all lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer faculty/staff members of the University of Iowa, as well as those in our greater Iowa City community.

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Who We Are

The University of Iowa LGBTQ+ Council was organized in 1990 to support the interests of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer campus community. All are welcome, regardless of identity or experience.

Meetings are held twice monthly and feature guest presentations as well as discussions of current topics recommended by members. In addition, the Council sponsors other public activities throughout the year ranging from lectures to cultural performances and social events.

Campus Events

SHPEP Iowa 2023 Virtual Info Session, 12/6 promotional image

SHPEP Iowa 2023 Virtual Info Session, 12/6

Tuesday, December 6, 2022 6:00pm to 6:45pm
Virtual
Are you a first-year or second-year undergraduate student interested in pursuing a career in medicine, dentistry, pharmacy, or public health? The Summer Health Professions Education Program (SHPEP) is a FREE program to help you achieve your dreams! SHPEP is a FREE six-week enrichment program that runs from June 11-July 22, 2023. It will be held in-person on the University of Iowa campus, but students are accepted nationwide and community college students are also encouraged to apply. REGISTER...
SHPEP Iowa 2023 Virtual Info Session, 1/23 promotional image

SHPEP Iowa 2023 Virtual Info Session, 1/23

Monday, January 23, 2023 6:00pm to 6:45pm
Virtual
Are you a first-year or second-year undergraduate student interested in pursuing a career in medicine, dentistry, pharmacy, or public health? The Summer Health Professions Education Program (SHPEP) is a FREE program to help you achieve your dreams! SHPEP is a FREE six-week enrichment program that runs from June 11-July 22, 2023. It will be held in-person on the University of Iowa campus, but students are accepted nationwide and community college students are also encouraged to apply. REGISTER...