Resources

LGBTQ Groups on Campus

VOLOUT (formerly Lambda Student Union), Lambda Law Society, Commission for LGBT People, LGBTQ+ Alumni Council, OUTstanding Seminar, Benefit Equality UTK.

Office of the Vice Chancellor for Diversity

Rickey Hall is the LGBTQ-supportive administrator to whom the OUTreach Center reports.

Safe Zone

Training for students, faculty, and staff challenges commonly held beliefs about the LGBT community through with information, discussion, and activities.
Faculty and staff registration.

LGBTQ Mentoring Program

The program provides a safe space for LGBTQ students to share their experiences and to grow professionally and personally.

Stop Bias

Information on bias and hate crimes, UT’s response to incidents of bias, and how to report bias.

Counseling Center

Student crisis intervention; walk-in sessions; group, individual, and couples counseling; and workshops. Consultation and referral services for faculty and staff.

QPR Suicide Prevention Training

Question, Persuade, Refer. Learn how to handle suicide situations.

974-HELP Line for Students

If you are concerned about your own well-being or any UT student, call 865-974-HELP (4357).

946-CARE Line for Faculty and Staff

If you are concerned about the well-being of any faculty or staff member, call 865-946-CARE (2273).

LGBT Library Research Guide

Writing a paper or doing a project on LGBT issues? This research guide will help you find books, articles, documentaries, and more about LGBT-related topics.

UT Advocacy

Provides information for alumni, faculty, staff, students, and friends who are interested in helping garner support for UT among state and federal government officials.