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LGBTQ+ Resource Center

Student Affairs Division on National Coming Out Day
Student Affairs Division on National Coming Out Day

LGBTQ+ Resource Center

Campbell Student Union 4th Floor


Mission Statement

The mission of the Buffalo State College LGBTQ+ Resource Center is to provide a safe, inclusive, and celebratory environment for LGBTQ students, faculty, and staff. We seek to provide members of our campus community with resources that will support and affirm each individual’s process of self-discovery and identity development and facilitate connections between our campus and the Buffalo community. The LGBTQ+ Resource Center will provide access to informative media, training, professional development, and advocacy.


Groups on Campus

Pride Alliance

A student organization funded by the United Students Government for LGBTQ+ and ally students who plan fun and informative events for the campus community. They meet on a bi-weekly basis. Visit their Bengal Connect page or email Pride Alliance for more information. 


Bengal Allies

A group of faculty, staff, and students dedicated to creating a more inclusive and informed campus. If you would like to take part in our group please contact one of our co-chairs:

Dr. Charlene Vetter

Associate Director of Weigel Wellness

(716) 878-4436

Michael Heflin

Assistant Dean for Inclusion and Equity

Community Resources

Pride Center of WNY

  • 200 S. Elmwood Ave, Buffalo, NY 14201

  • p: 716-852-7743


Evergreen Health Services

  • 206 South Elmwood Ave, Buffalo, NY 14201
  • Evergreen Health - Buffalo: 716-847-2441
  • Evergreen Pharmacy - Buffalo: 716-541-0656


Gay and Lesbian Youth Services

  • 393 Delaware Ave, Buffalo, NY 14202
  • P: 716-855-0221


MOCHA Center

  • 1092 Main Street, Buffalo, NY 14209
  • P: 716-852-1142


Other Resources

Campus Resources

BSC Gender Neutral Bathrooms

The Equity and Campus Diversity Office is the official designee of the college president to ensure that the campus abides by all federal and state laws and SUNY policies with regard to discrimination on the basis of race, sex, ethnicity, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, age, disability or marital or veteran status. Cleveland Hall 415, Phone: (716) 878-6210

E.H. Butler Library LGBT Resource Page This guide is intended to connect members of the Buffalo State community to resources, services, and educational materials related to sexual orientation and gender identity/expression. By learning more about our unique identities and expressions, our campus can be even more accepting, diverse, and inclusive to the needs of all community members.

Weigel Wellness Center Primary care services are offered through Weigel Health Center. The health center is staffed by physicians, nurse practitioners, and nurses who provide both therapeutic and preventive care, including diagnosis and treatment of illness and injuries. Immunizations, educational counseling, and HIV Testing is also offered at the health center by appointment, free of charge. For futher information contact: (716) 878-6711

Counseling Center The Counseling Center dedicates itself to providing students with support, education, and advocacy for their personal and academic success. Furthermore, we are especially committed to promoting each student's ability to live and work in a diverse society. Through our unique position in the College we foster the holistic development of students through self-awareness, emotional support, and community involvement. If you think you could benefit from counseling or mental health services at The Counseling Center, call (716) 878-4436.

Sexual Orientation Related Discrimination Policy


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Student Leadership and Engagement

1300 Elmwood Ave  •  Campbell Student Union 400 •  Buffalo, NY 14222
Phone: (716) 878-4631 •  Fax: (716) 878-5600