The LGBT Resource Center (LGBTRC) (est. 2005) provides support, education, and advocacy for LGBTQ+ and Ally undergraduate and graduate students at the University of Southern California. We also provide resources and referrals, such as information about neighboring LGBTQ+ support services, to all campus members.
Californian paralegal Sara Kelly Keenan has become the second person in the U.S. to be legally granted the gender status of “non-binary.” Keenan (who prefers she/her pronouns) was born intersex, and as a result her body produced neither male nor female hormones. After recent news of Oregon resident Jamie Shupe changing their gender status to Read more
This fall, the Engemann Student Counseling Center is bringing programming with a focus on the LGBT+ community. Their new Sexual Orientation & Gender Identity Support Group (SOGI) addresses life and relationship issues related to sexual orientation and gender identity. Topics are based on students’ interest and can include exploring your identity; trust and connecting in relationships; Read more
There has been a recent outbreak of meningitis among gay/bisexual men and MSM (men who have sex with men) in the greater Los Angeles area. All men who are sexually active with other men are encouraged to get the meningitis vaccines. Below is more information about the vaccines for USC students. For USC students with Read more