Students and staff of Montclair State posing for a picture at a parade.

Get Involved

Whether you are looking to socialize with your peers, meet new friends, or obtain services and support there are many ways to get involved at Montclair State! Some of those opportunities are listed below. For more information, drop by the LGBTQ Center or click on the links below.

Students

Discussion Groups

The LGBTQ Center creates space for undergraduate and graduate students who share similar identities to come together in a welcoming environment to build community, share experiences, and support one another. These clubs and groups are facilitated by trained Peer Educators and discussions are based on different topics each week.

Learn about the Discussion Groups
  • Aces and Aros
  • Beyond Binaries
  • Men’s Group
  • Open Doors
  • Q-Bility
  • Q-mmunity
  • Queer and/or Trans People of Color (QTPoC)
  • Trancending Boundaries
  • Womyn’s Group

SPECTRUMS, a Class III organization of the SGA, Inc.


Faculty, Staff and Employees

Join the LGBTQ Employee Resources Group which organizes social events for faculty, staff and employees at Montclair State. These events provide an opportunity for all Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer staff, faculty, employees and allies to meet and connect with one another, sponsor activities and programs that educate, promote interests, and build unity among LGBTQ people, and facilitate discussion of current issues and interests.


Community

Pride 2019

Each year during Pride Month in June, the LGBTQ Center participates in local Pride events!

This summer, the Center will be participating in TWO Pride events! We will be marching in NJ’s 28th Annual LGBTQ Pride Celebration in Asbury Park, NJ on Sunday June 2, 2019 and  2019 NYC WorldPride | Stonewall 50 March in New York City on Sunday June 30, 2019!

This year is super special with the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall Uprising and the 10th Anniversary of the LGBTQ Center at Montclair State University!

If you would like to join the LGBTQ Center and march in either Pride event, please complete the Pride 2019 with the LGBTQ Center at Montclair State University Form.

  • Participants will receive ONE FREE 10th Anniversary Montclair State University LGBTQ Center t-shirt!
  • All participants must fill out a form. If you want to bring someone with you, please have them fill out the form.
  • Participants must find their own transportation.

Questions?

Email jacksoneb@mmontclair.edu for Ebony Jackson, Assistant Director of the Office for Social Justice and Diversity.