The University of Surrey has a vibrant and active LGBT+ community of staff and students. The rainbow flag is raised annually to promote IDAHOT (International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia) on May 17th and there is a month of events to celebrate LGBT History Month on campus.
































For more information about the recent LGBT+ Campus Climate Survey, the LGBT Equality Group, LGBT History Month, or any issues you may have relating to discrimination please go to:


University of Surrey LGBT+ Society

The main focus of the society is on student welfare, and alongside that they aim to provide support, knowledge and friendship to all current and new members. 

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Useful Websites Out Line Surrey: Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans, questioning (LGB&T) Helpline giving support, advice and information in confidence based in Woking. London Lesbian and Gay Switchboard: Providing free & confidential support & information to lesbian, gay, bisexual & transgendered communities throughout the UK Stonewall: Information, resources and campaigns for the LGBT community and beyond. London Friend: Offer counselling and support around issues such as same-sex relationships, sexual and gender identity and promoting personal growth and self-confidence. We're also home to Antidote - the UK's only LGB&T drug and alcohol service. Our social groups provide a safe space to meet and socialise as an alternative to the bar and club scene. Gender Identity Research and Education Society: Initiates, promotes and supports research into the needs of people who desire to live and be accepted in the gender they identify with. Gendered Intelligence: Aims to increase understandings of gender diversity through creative ways, working predominantly with the trans community and those who impact on trans lives; specialising in supporting young trans people aged 11-25.