Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender & Queer+ LGBTQ+ Center logo
Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender & Queer+ LGBTQ+ Center


Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender & Queer+ (LGBTQ+) Center strives to maintain a safe and inclusive campus environment that is free from harassment and discrimination. Our purpose is to empower students to create healthy living-learning communities, enhance interpersonal growth, and celebrate academic achievement. We offer daily direct services, advocacy and a study lounge, M-F, 9:00am-5:00pm.

THE LGBTQ+ Center is observing social distancing and has modified its services:

  1. The LGBTQ+ Center lounge, kitchen and study areas are closed.
  2. LGBTQ+ Center Director is available by appointment for resources, referrals and advocacy via Zoom.
    Please email lgbtq@hawaii.edu to schedule an appointment.
  3. LGBTQ+ Coffee Hour will resume in the Fall Semester via Zoom.
  4. Please send an email to lgbtq@hawaii.edu to be added to the LGBTQ+ Center weekly email newsletter.

Aloha Friends of the LGBTQ+ Center:

It can take courage to live with pride in our LGBTQ+ community.

Sometimes people might try to make us feel like we don't have the right to be ourselves. At UH Mānoa you have protections as a member of the LGBTQ+ community.

I just want to say thank you for your courage to be your best self every day.

Mahalo and Always Aloha,
Camaron Miyamoto, Director
LGBTQ+ Center

Be Forever Fabulous. Live aloha 'aina.

Safe Zone Training: LGBTQ+ Safety and Inclusion

Together we can create a kinder Mānoa!

Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender & Queer+ LGBTQ+ Center logo


Announcing the Safe Zone Training schedule on LGBTQ+ safety and inclusion at UH Mānoa. Please register today. Completers of the training will receive a Safe Zone sign to indicate their participation in this program aimed at addressing campus climate, LGBTQ+ inclusion and equity.


Anyone looking to address oppression and be part of a university-wide campaign to build a safe and welcoming campus community for LGBTQ+ people.

What will be addressed:

  • How to identify and respond to homophobia and sex discrimination
  • How to address gender identity and gender-based harassment
  • How to be an effective ally or advocate for LGBTQ+ people

Sponsored by:

UH Office of the President
UH Commission on LGBTQ+ Equality
UH Mānoa Office of the Provost
UH Mānoa Office of Student Affairs, including the Office of Student Equity, Excellence and Diversity
UH Mānoa LGBTQ+ Center

More Info: 956-9250; LGBTQ@hawaii.edu


Register for a Safe Zone session »


  • Mon. August 19, 2019, 10:30 AM-12:00 PM
  • Thurs. September 26, 2019, 10:30 AM-12:00 PM
  • Fri. October 25, 2019, 10:30 AM-12:00 PM
  • Thurs. November 14, 2019, 2:00 PM-3:30 PM
  • Fri. December 13, 2019, 2:00 PM-3:30 PM
  • Wed. February 5, 2020, 10:30 AM-12:00 PM
  • Fri. March 27, 2020, 10:30 AM-12:00 PM
  • Thurs. April 16, 2020, 2:00 PM-3:30 PM
  • Fri. May 8, 2020, 10:30 AM-12:00 PM
  • Mon. June 8, 2020, 10:30 AM-12:00 PM
  • Tues. July 7, 2020, 2:00 PM-3:30 PM