LGBT Resources

UCSF Resources

You are encouraged to connect with other LGBT people here at UCSF through any number of means:

The UCSF LGBT Center can be found online at the UCSF LGBT Resource Center, with information specific travel abroad for the LGBT community.

The UCSF LGBT Listserv: over 700 UCSF LGBT faculty, students, staff, interns, residents, fellows, and postdocs subscribe to the listserv. To join, send an e-mail from your UCSF email address to with this command and no other text: subscribe lgbt yourfirstname yourlastname. The listserv disseminates news, discussions, and notification of upcoming events of interest to the LGBT community at UCSF.

LGBT Lunch Group at Mission Bay: open to all UCSF faculty, students and staff. Meets Fridays at Genentech Hall Café at  12 p.m. Mission Bay LGBT social networking group, listserv and monthly happy hour.  E-mail for details.

UCSF Center of Excellence for Transgender Health


External Resources

There are several organizations working to ensure that LGBT people and families are included in immigration reform:


Immigration Equality

Love Exiles

Marriage Equality USA

National Center for Lesbian Rights

LGBT Resources at other UC Campuses

  Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) Update

August 15, 2013

Great news! The federal government is now approving dependent requests for international same sex spouses. Come meet with an adviser at the ISSO to initiate your request! Or, email to make an appointment.

 For additional information, please go to the following websites: