Campus Resources

Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Resource Center

720 Fourth Avenue South.
142 Atwood Memorial Center
St. Cloud State University
St. Cloud, MN 56301
(320) 308-5166

Brandon L. Johnson, Director

LGBT Resource Center Library

The LGBT Resource Center has a specialized resource library of books, periodicals and videos. These topics include: fiction and nonfiction, LGBT identities, history, LGBT research, feminism, politics, coming out, and the civil rights movement. Materials may be checked out with a valid St. Cloud State University ID. Book listings coming soon.

For a more robust collection of LGBT research and print resources, visit the LGBT collection at the Miller Center Library at:


LGBT Resource Adviser

LGBT Resource Advising supports students in a safe, supportive, one-on-one relationship while they work on personal, social, academic, and career goals.  We help students develop a healthy LGBT identity while successfully adapting to life at SCSU. Schedule an advising appointment by calling or visiting the LGBT Resource Center or email

Bianca Wester, Resource Advisor
Phone: (320) 308-5166

Jacquie Thaemert, Resource Advisor
Phone: (320) 308-5166

GLBTA Alliance Student Organization
Meeting Times: Thursdays from 7pm-9pm throughout the Fall & Spring semesters, Glacier Room, Atwood Memorial Center

OUTLOUD! Student Organization
Meeting Times: Thursdays at 5pm throughout the Fall & Spring semesters, Union Room, Atwood Memorial Center

Join our group on facebook: Outloud! @ SCSU

LGBTA Pride Community - SCSU All-Gender Housing

Out and Proud at Work Podcast

Women on Wednesday - Women's Center

Promoting a Caring Community

Promoting a Caring Community (PACC) is a grant-funded program that seeks to promote compassion and prevent suicide on our campus. Through the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), we have been awarded a three-year grant to strengthen our commitment to the safety and wellbeing of our students.

Local Resources

St. Cloud OUT

Parents, Friends, and Families of Lesbians and Gays (P-FLAG)

Warren Bradbury
P.O. Box 7641
St. Cloud, MN 56302
(320) 251-4966

Central Minnesota GAB Group

PO Box 7597
St. Cloud, MN 56302

Greater Minnesota Resources

Wright County LGBT Group

Good to see Rainbows in this area!!
Join us for coffee.

Element Mental Health Services

Lake View Business Center
1204 7th Street South, Suite 105
St. Cloud, MN 56301
(320) 257-6020

District 202

LGBT Youth Services for Minnesota
(612) 871-5559
1601 Nicollet Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN 55404

OutFront Minnesota

(612) 822-0127
310 38th Street East #204
Minneapolis, MN 55409 -1337




LGBTQ Definitons


Parents Friends and Families of Lesbians and Gays (PFLAG) Publications

Be Yourself: Questions and Answers for Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender Youth

Se Tu Mismo

Our Daughters and Sons: Questions and Answers for Parents of Gay, Lesbian and Bisexual People

Nuestras hijas y nuestros hijos: Preguntas y respuestas para padres de gays, lesbianas y bisexuales

Faith in Our Families: Parents, Families and Friends Talk About Religion and Homosexuality

Opening the Straight Spouses' Closet

Guide to Being a Straight Ally

Straight for Equality Field Guide


Advocates for Youth

I Think I Might Be Bisexual, Now What Do I Do?

I Think I Might Be Gay, Now What Do I Do?

I Think I Might Be Lesbian, Now What Do I Do?

I Think I Might Be Transgender, Now What Do I Do?


Impact of Homophobia and Racism in LGBTQ Communities of Color

Human Rights Coalition

HRC's Guide to Coming Out

Living Openly in Your Place of Worship

Coming out as Transgender

American Psychological Association

Answers to Your Questions about Transgender Individuals and Gender Identity

Answers to Your Questions about Individuals with Intersex Conditions

Answers to Your Questions for a Better Understanding of Sexual Orientation and Homosexuality

Gay Lesbian Education Straight Network (GLSEN)

2007 National School Climate Survey

National Gay and Lesbian Task Force (NGLTF)

California’s Proposition 8: What Happened, and What Does the Future Hold?

Campus climate for gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender people: A national perspective

Opening the Door to the Inclusion of Transgender People: The Nine Keys to Making LGBT Organizations Fully Transgender-Inclusive

HIV and AIDS Resources

HIV/AIDS Information and Testing Services

SCSU Student Health Services (302) 255-3193

Rural Aids Action Network (RAAN) (800) 966-9735

Minnesota STD Hotline 1-800-78-FACTS

Minnesota AIDS Hotline Number 1-800-248-AIDS and (888) 820-2437 TTY

Tri-Cap Family Planning of Central Minnesota (320) 251-1612

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