Student Organizations

Arkansas State University, Gender & Sexuality Alliance (GSA)
PO Box 1980, Arkansas State University, Jonesboro, AR 72467
ASU’s GSA exists to help students and faculty understand the queer community. Activities include workshops, weekly meetings, special events, and other educational activities to help build a safer and more tolerant environment for all LGBTIA+ students and their allies at Arkansas State University.
870-972-2055
Arkansas Tech University, Spectrum Club
Department of Campus Life, Doc Bryan 233, 1605 Coliseum Dr., Russellville, AR 72801
Spectrum is a student organization devoted to the support and advocacy of the LGBTQ+ community on the Arkansas Tech University campus.
Spectrum’s primary focus is to educate the campus and community in order to bring acceptance of diversity to Arkansas Tech University. They provide a safe non-judgmental space to share ideas and to interact with one another.
479-968-0276
Fayetteville High School Gay-Straight Alliance
994 W. Martin Luther King Blvd., Fayetteville, AR 72701
Since 2000, the Fayetteville High School GSA has strived to create acceptance and friendship between students from all walks of life and all sexual orientations. They strive to make the FHS community a better place by sharing and discussing ideas and opinions, and by promoting friendship among members and non-members alike
479-444-3050
Hendrix College, Unity Club
Office of Student Activities, Hendrix College, 1600 Washington Ave., Conway, AR 72032
Unity is Hendrix’s organization for queer students and their allies. They focus on community building, activism, and education in equal parts.
501-450-1291
Lyon College, Spectra Alliance
Office of Student Activities, Lyon College, 2300 Highland Rd., Batesville, AR 72501
Spectra Alliance is a student organization focused on serving the needs of Lyon College’s LGBTQ+ community and its allies. The club’s main goals are to create a safe space for Lyon’s vibrant queer community, to host events to educate the campus about LGBTQ+ culture, and dducate the student body to promote sexual health and responsibility.
870-307-7000
lyon.edu/spectra-alliance
Northwest Arkansas Community College, Pride Club
Office of Student Life, 1 College Dr., Bentonville, AR 72712
Pride at NWACC serves to educate, advocate for, and provide opportunities for students, faculty and staff at NorthWest Arkansas Community College who identify as LGBTQ+ and their allies. Pride is a collective of safe and welcoming college members who focus on the issues facing individuals on campus, in the community and in society, who identify as LGBTQ+; their goal of is to create a more supportive and inclusive campus climate that encourages the success of all people regardless of sex, gender identity, or sexual orientation.
UA Fort Smith, Pride Club
Student Activities Office, Smith-Pendergraft Campus Center, 5210 Grand Ave., Fort Smith, AR 72913
Pride at the University of Arkansas, Fort Smith, promotes self-identity, encourages the acceptance of all, works to dissolve prejudices, and raises awareness of local LGBTQ resources for the UAFS campus community.
479-788-7699
University of Arkansas, oSTEM Club
College of Engineering, University of Arkansas, 4183 Bell Engineering Center, Fayetteville, AR 72701
oSTEM, or Out in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics, at the University of Arkansas is an organization promoting students and faculty in the LGBTQ+ community, specifically within the STEM fields.
479-575-7455
University of Arkansas, Pride Alumni Society
491 N. Razorback Rd., Fayetteville, AR 72701
The University of Arkansas Alumni Society was formed in 2015 by a group of alumni looking to connect LGBT and ally Razorbacks and create a formal voice for the UofA LGBT family. It operates as a function of the Arkansas Alumni Association.
888-275-2586
University of Arkansas, Pride Club
Arkansas Union A661, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, AR 72701
Founded in 1983, People Respecting Individual Differences and Equality (PRIDE), PRIDE at the University of Arkansas is a campus organization dedicated to providing supportive, social, educational, outreach, and community events, activities and opportunities for students at the University of Arkansas who identify as gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, queer, questioning, and their straight allies.
University of Arkansas, Safe Zone Allies
Center for Multicultural and Diversity Education, Arkansas Union 404, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, AR 72701
Safe Zone Allies are members of the University of Arkansas who believe that all students and people in the campus community should be treated equally and fairly regardless of sexual orientation and gender identity. Allies are supportive and affirming of gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender students and employees and their identities. Allies listen without judgment, provide safe spaces for visitors to share their concerns, and refer visitors appropriately to resources for assistance.
479-575-8405
University of Central Arkansas, Prism Club
Office of Student Life, Student Center 207, 201 Donaghey Ave., Conway, AR 72035
The Pride, Raising awareness, Involvement, Support, and Mentoring Alliance (PRISM) serves the LGBTQQIAP (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer, Questioning, Intersex, Asexual, Pansexual) community of the University of Central Arkansas, including students, faculty, staff, and alumni. PRISM was formed in 1997 and has steadily grown to be an influential organization in motivating the student body to open themselves up to diversity, especially diverse sexual and gender-related orientations. The alliance works to promote awareness, equality, and understanding, and to dispense LGBTQQA-related information campus-wide, and offer support services for LGBTQQA students. Everyone is welcome to be involved regardless of gender orientation/expression or sexual orientation.
501-450-3137
uca.edu/rso/prism