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Dartmouth's LGBTQA+ Communities

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Student Organizations

Dartmouth Alliance: Dartmouth Alliance is an LGBT pre-professional organization, dedicated to educating Dartmouth undergraduates about the opportunities that exist in the working world for LGBT students.  Members aim to foster a community among like-minded peer and connect students to professions and firms that embrace diversity.

Dartmouth IvyQ: IvyQ is a conference which aims to create a pan-Ivy community of LGBTQ+ students and allies equipped with the skills to examine their identities, value those of others, and understand intersectionality. This year Dartmouth is proud to host the IvyQ conference November 6 - 9th 2014! Contact:

Outreach Peer Mentors: Outreach trains current Dartmouth students as mentors to provide confidential, peer-to-peer mentoring in developing a positive LGBTQ identity while successfully adapting to life at Dartmouth. The program is designed to help students explore their personal interests, take advantage of campus resources, and find their own sense of community and self-identity. Contact:

Spectra: Dartmouth Spectra is a new LGBTQ group that organizes several varied social events each term.  Spectra's events are always open to all students and are aimed at increasing a sense of queer community at Dartmouth.  Contact:

Graduate Students

qMD is the Geisel School of Medicine's LGBTQQIA (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, questioning, queer, intersex, and ally) interest group. We are a social club and meet regularly to have dinners and movie nights, as well as discuss LGBTQQIA-relevant health issues and navigate the queer-friendly social opportunities available in the Upper Valley. For more information, contact Yike Jiang.

Green LambdaGreen Lambda is Dartmouth's lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and ally Arts & Sciences graduate student group.  If you want to get involved, or just be notified of upcoming events you can join our facebook group!  Please contact to be added to the group.

Tuck Pride: Tuck Pride is the LGBTQ resource and support group for the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth community.  Tuck Pride provides a social and support network for LGBTQ students; fosters connections with LGBTQ alumni; serves as a resource for prospective students; helps Tuck benefit from the richness of the LGBTQ community; and acts as a liaison with other LGBTQ groups at Dartmouth and at other top business schools. For more information, contact Joseph DeBonis and Jasper Wright


Dartmouth's LGBT Alumni/ae association, DGALA, has over 750 members around the globe.  DGALA hosts reunions on campus, provides great mentoring and networking opportunities across the country, and is an annual sponsor for PRIDE.  For more information visit

If you are a trans or gender non-conforming alum who would like to change the name on your transcripts or diploma this can be accomplished by completing the following steps: (1) Complete a name change affidavit and have it notarized. (2) Submit the form with a notarized copy of your legal name change to the registrar's office: Office of the Registrar, 6014 McNutt Hall, Room 105, Hanover, NH 03755 (3) Once the registrar receives this information, your details will be changed in the student demographic administrative system, "Banner," at which point you can contact Colleen Murphy, in the Undergraduate Dean's Office to request a new diploma to be issued at no charge.

Last Updated: 10/8/14