UCI LGBT Resource Center

UCI's LGBT+ Resource Center

History & Goals Section


The UCI Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender Resource Center aims to foster community, wellness, an open and inclusive environment for the campus community...


The LGBTRC provides support, education, and advocacy from an intersectional perspective regarding sexual orientation/attraction and gender identity...


Opened in spring quarter of 1995, the Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender (LGBT) Resource Center was the result of recommendations made over an eight...



Message to Community

Stay Connected!

Please stay tuned to our website, Instagram (click here), and Facebook (click here) for updates and information about the LGBTRC!

Professional Staff Contact Information!

Davidian Bishop (director) - davidian.bishop@uci.edu
Deejay Brown (assistant director) - deejay.brown@uci.edu
Bowie Rivera (transgender care specialist) - bowie.rivera@uci.edu
Ash Preston (program coordinator) - ash.preston@uci.edu 

Flyers & Marketing!

All UCI associates are welcomed to save and share marketing materials for the LGBTRC.
All flyers and other marketing materials added to the front page of our website are downloadable for your convenience. 

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Hours & Programs

LGBTQIA+ New Student Orientation

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LGBTQIA+ New Student Orientations

The New Student LGBTQIA+ Student Orientations are open community and involvement orientations for new, returning, and transfer students where the LGBTRC showcases resources and opportunities for student engagement. To honor our past and ancestors we name them after some notable LGBTQ+ figures!

  • Wednesday Sept 27th at 12:00-1:30 PM (Open)
  • Wednesday Sept 27th at 3:00-4:40 PM (Open)
  • Thursday Sept 28th at 12:00-1:30PM
    (For Graduates & Transfers)

For question email Deejay and Ash:
deejay.brown@uci.edu ; ash.preston@uci.edu

Register for Orientations via the Google Form using the QR Code, Linktree in Bio, or our website: www.lgbtrc.uci.edu 

Registation Link:

Summer Hours

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LGBTRC's Summer Hours

Monday - Office Closed
Tuesday - 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday - 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday - 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday - Office Closed

The LGBTRC professional staff encourages viewing our website & social media for contact information!

LGBTRC Professional Staff Contacts:
Davidian Bishop - davidian.bishop@uci.edu 
Deejay Brown - deejay.brown@uci.edu
Bowie Rivera - bowie.rivera@uci.edu 
Ash Preston - ash.preston@uci.edu 

Instagram: @uci_lgbtrc

New Opportunities


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The LGBTRC Volunqueer Program is an opportunity for students to gain valuable leadership skills and cultural competency while contributing to the mission and vision of the LGBTRC.

Volunqueers are active members of the LGBTRC and collaborate with administrative and student staff so that the LGBTRC can serve its constituents through advisement, advocacy, program development, and outreach. Volunqueer hours typically consist of 2-3 hours per week and commit throughout the academic year. This is a non-paid position.

Sign up on our interest form below!

Link to sign up: https://forms.gle/iNtmUj1JUGMHs8mDA 

For more information Email or Contact Deejay Brown


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Staff & Faculty Pride Collective

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Staff and Faculty Pride Collective

Community • Support • Socials • & More!

Our Mission: To address LGBT concerns on campus and to organzie activities to mee the needs of UCI's LGBT staff and faculty.

Register on the Google Form Link to register and learn more!

Click here for link to google form

For additional information, please email Deejay Brown

Click here for link to deejay.brown@uci.edu

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Ways to Give

Ways to Give

Looking to give, donate, and support the LGBT Resource Center? Check out the link below to find out how! Or scan the QR code on the image!

Click here for link to information on how to give to the LGBT Resource Center

Staff & Faculty Pride Collective