The LGBTQ+ Resource Center contributes to a culture of equity on campus through intentional programming and events.  Follow our Instagram and MARQUEE for up-to-date information.

Upcoming Events

pride week

Pride Week

April 17 - 22, 2023

Marquette's annual week-long recognition of our LGBTQ+ students, staff, and faculty through programming and community.


Learn more about our Pride Week Events.



Annual Activities

  • LGBTQ+ History Month
  • Trans* Compassion Week
  • Pride Week
  • Lavender Graduation

October is LGBTQ+ History Month. The RC honors the history of the LGBTQ+ community with events on a variety of topics.

A programmed week of events to acknowledge Transgender Day of Remembrance, Trans* Compassion Week recognizes anti-transgender violence and supports our trans* and gender-diverse students.


TRANS* COMPASSION WEEK 2023: November 13 - November 20

Every April, the RC dedicates a week to pride and celebration. Our signature event is the Pride Prom, a gathering for LGBTQ+ individuals and their allies, many of whom did not have affirming experiences at their high school proms.


PRIDE WEEK 2023: Monday April 17 - Saturday April 22

A celebration to honor LGBTQ+ graduates and acknowledge the unique challenges of persistence at college as a queer student. Any 2023 Marquette graduate can register to be recognized. All campus community, friends, and family are invited to join observe the ceremony.

LAVENDER GRADUATION 2023: Thursday May 4th at 3:30pm

Apply to perform at the ceremony.

REGISTER to be a recognized graduate.


Connect with us all month via Instagram (@LGBTQMU)

Reach Out

Reach out to the center by emailing


Support your LGBTQ+ friends, colleagues, and students. Utilize campus and local resources as well as engaging with small queer-owned businesses.