UCSF's LGBT Resource Center offers a wide variety of educational and mentoring programs for LGBT students, advocates for LGBT student needs, and offers informal advising to individual students. Students, alums, and all involved in student services are invited to contact Center Director Larry Lariosa with any concern.

Below are some of the services and resources available to students at UCSF:


Professional Development

Primary care and mental health services.

Career Advising

Connecting students to committees and registered campus organizations. (LGBTQSA, QGA)


External LGBT Student Resources

College Guide for Current and Prospective LGBT Students

A Guide for LGBT Students Applying to Residency

LGBTQ Friendly Colleges & Student Resources

For additional campus resources available to students, please see

The Center is also working the campus community to raise awareness of the needs of transgender students, as well as LGBT-related admissions concerns. The Center also collaborates with the LGBTQ Students Association, The Graduate Queer Alliance, and LGBT Collaborative on Education, Research, and Clinical Care to infuse LGBT topics into the curriculum.