Welcome to the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender (LGBT) Studies Program
The LGBT Studies Program is housed in the Department of Women's Studies, in the College of Arts and Humanities. It currently offers an undergraduate certificate and a minor. The certificate is a 21-credit interdisciplinary course of study comprised of 15 required and 6 elective credits designed to complement any student's major field of study. The minor is a 15-credit interdisciplinary course of study comprised of 12 required and 3 elective credits. All current UMD students are eligible to pursue the certificate or minor; contact the Department of Women's Studies undergraduate advisor to register.
We've MOVED, effective August 1, 2014.
Please come find us in our new location,
The Department of Women's Studies
2101 Woods Hall
There is still time to register for Fall 2014 LGBT Studies Courses!
Seats are still available for 448K "Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, and Human Rights" (Fall). A full list of Fall courses and course descriptions are available.
Questions? Contact us to make an advising appointment, or to sign up for the minor or certificate in LGBT Studies.
Faculty News: We welcome to campus Alexis Lothian, Assistant Professor in Women's Studies. She will teach one section of LGBT 200 this fall, and LGBT 488 (the senior seminar) in the Spring.
We congratulate Christina Hanhardt, Associate Professor in American Studies and LGBT Studies, on her book, Safe Space: Gay Neighborhood History and the Politics of Violence which is the 2014 Lambda Literary Award Winner in LGBT Studies.
See News and Announcements for more events.