LGBTQIA Resources and Services at UA

UA Non-Discrimination Policy

University of Arizona’s non-discrimination policy includes sexual orientation and gender identity: http://policy.arizona.edu/human-resources/nondiscrimination-and-anti-harassment-policy

Title IX Office http://titleix.arizona.edu/nondiscrimination_and_anti-harassment_policy

UA non-discrimination policy assures that students may use the restroom that most closely matches their gender identity. Map of Gender-Neutral Facilities: http://lgbtq.arizona.edu/gender-inclusive-facilities   The policy also assures that newly constructed buildings will offer gender-neutral restrooms.

Transition-Related Insurance Coverage

Those students who have enrolled in the Aetna Student Health Plan have some transition-related coverage. https://www.health.arizona.edu/gender-reassignment-benefit Cross hormone treatment, top surgery, some bottom surgery – while much surgical transition is considered cosmetic, there is coverage available!

Preferred or Chosen Names

Use preferred or chosen names in much of documentation. https://www.registrar.arizona.edu/personal-information/students-change-contactpersonal-information

LGBTQIA Resources and Services at UA

Speech Feminization Treatment: Offered through the UA Speech and Hearing Clinic (520-621-7070, can ask for Janet Hawley, 1131 E 2nd St.) Services include extensive pre- and post-treatment evaluation (including body language, gestures, intonation patterns, posture, proxemics, as well as vocal pitch and tone. Eval - $200, Group sessions - $35 (when there are at least three participants), Individual - $80.

LGBTQ Program Affairs www.deanofstudents.arizona.edu/lgbtqaffairs (Student Union 404) 626-1996. (SafeZone Training, resource and drop-in center, and more!) For staff and students.

Pride Alliance (asuapride@gmail.com) 621-7585 Located in LGBTQ Center, listserv, events

Gender Spectrum Group (mvanderv@email.arizona.edu)  Mondays, 3-4, 3rd Floor Campus Health, $10/meeting.

LGBTQIA Support group (mvanderv@email.arizona.edu) Tuesdays, 4-5:30, SUMC Rm 412, free.

QPOC and Two Spirit Discussion Group, Tuesdays, 5 pm, LGBTQ Resource Center, free.

Housing/Residence Life provides gender neutral and LGBTQA affirmative Social Justice Wing.