Intersectional Discussion Groups

These discussion groups exist to better support members of our community based on the intersections of their identity. For more information about a specific group, please contact the person listed. If you are interested in forming a new discussion group, contact

Queer Students of Color

Come join us for a discussion about intersectional issues that queer people of color face on campus, in the workplace, at home, or anywhere else. Come check us out!

TINT (Transgender, Intersex, Non-Binary, and Two Spirit)

TINT is an informal social group for trans, gender non-conforming, and questioning University of Rochester students. Email for details about weekly meetings.

LGBTQ First-Year Meet Up

All Queer students in the class of 2025 are welcome!

Southern Culture Meet Up

Come and enjoy freshly seasoned dialogue about the Southern States of America. No sign up needed, just show up.

Students Avoiding Socialization Together (SAST) Meet Up

Are you a student with anxiety or who identifies as an introvert? If so, this group is for you!


The UR DREAMers group is a support group for students who are either undocumented or have DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals) status, so that they can connect with each other. It is also for allies that can bring awareness for immigration reform here at the University of Rochester campus and in the greater Rochester area.