QTPOC at Ohio State

The experiences of those living at the intersection of being LGBTQ+ and a person of color presents its own unique challenges. Queer and trans people of color (QTPOC) have been critically important to the visibility and survival of LGBTQ+ communities around the globe; QTPOC have been at the front line throughout the fight for LGBTQ+ equality. We are dedicated to supporting the QTPOC community at The Ohio State University with a variety of programs and community resources.


The following resources are available for queer and trans students, faculty and staff of color at The Ohio State University.

QTPOC Mental Health with Counseling and Consultation Services

  • CCS is committed to the Black Lives Matter movement and is offering resources for Black Ohio State students to engage in healing and positive connection. Learn more here.
  • CCS resources for Asian and Asian-American students can be found here
  • Mental Health Community Provider Database – search for private mental health care providers in the communities surrounding The Ohio State University campuses. Searches can be filtered by gender, ethnicity, religion, sexual orientation, and more.

Find additional LGBTQ+ health and wellness resources here.

Involvement Opportunities

Find additional student and alumni involvement opportunities here.

Other Resources

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Additional Resources

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