LGBTQ+

Welcome to the LGBTQ+ Student community, a space dedicated to fostering connections and support for students and community members who identify as LGBTQ+ or ally with the community. This community serves as a platform to share career resources, advice, and opportunities for individuals of all gender identities and sexual orientations. Explore this community to discover upcoming events tailored to the LGBTQ+ Student community, access job opportunities, and find resources to support you throughout your career and academic journeys. We welcome everyone to join us in creating a supportive environment for all.

Best scholarships to help LGBTQ+ students pay for school in 2024

Here is a link that provides over 20 scholarships available for LGBTQ+ students:

https://www.usatoday.com/money/blueprint/student-loans/best-scholarships-for-lgbtq-students/

This article has direct links to these scholarships, and also providing the correct steps to take to apply for them.

By Emma Blackwood
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New overtime rule from U.S. Dept of Labor about to massively increase wages for new grads

Yesterday, the big news in the U.S. labor market was the prohibition of non-competes. Today, the news is even more substantial: four million (!) workers are going to see massive increases to their earnings if their employers continue to require them …

By College Recruiter
College Recruiter believes that every student and recent grad deserves a great career.
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Effective Leadership: Addressing Poor Employee Performance

Talking to employees when they are performing poorly at work can be tricky. You might avoid conflict by ignoring the issue and hoping for a change. Sometimes, you may decide to remove them from a project or assign them a …

By Ivy Exec
Ivy Exec is your dedicated career development resource.
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LGBTQ College Culture Guide

An increasingly visible minority, lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) students make up around 10% of undergraduate learners. Offering diverse perspectives and experiences, LGBTQ students enrich college culture and life. Cultivating an LGBTQ-friendly college culture often helps schools attract …

By Sage Mauldin, PhD
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LGBTQ+ Professional and Student Associations

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Below is a listing of LGBTQ+ Professional and Student Associations, broken down by industry.

Entries with an asterisk (*) indicate that the organization is focused on students.

BUSINESS

National Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce

Reaching …

By Sage Mauldin, PhD
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Career Resources

American Society of Mechanical Engineers
American Society of Civil Engineers
American Marketing Association
American Institute of Architecture Students at the University of Oklahoma
American Indian Science and Engineering Society
American Foundation for Suicide Prevention at the University of Oklahoma

Contact & Location

Phone
(405) 325-0311
Address

The University of Oklahoma
660 Parrington Oval,
Norman, OK 73019-0390