• Our Mission

    Haven: The LGBTQ+ Student Union seeks to enrich Cornell University by supporting its diverse array of sexual and gender identities and expressions. Through education, outreach, and service, we promote understanding and the development of inclusive communities.

  • Our Sub-Organizations

    Haven proudly serves as an administrative umbrella for most of the undergraduate (though generally open to graduate and professional students as well) student organizations involved in the support and outreach to LGBTQ+ students at Cornell. Haven provides a vehicle for these groups to secure funding and on-going training, and consultation with professional staff.


    The Ace/Asexual Support Group at Cornell


    Cornell Business Alliance


    For Kink/Queer Community


    A Space for LGBTQ+ Jewish Students


    For lesbian, bisexual, transgender, queer, and questioning women and nonbinary people


    For Queer and Trans People of Color


    For Asian, Pacific Islander, and Desi/American LGBTQ+ Students


    For gay, bisexual, transgender queer, and questioning Men and nonbinary people


    LGBTQ+ Pre-Health Association

    Reading Rainbow​

    Queer Literature Club


    Transgender, Agender, Non-Binary, Genderqueer, Other

    Click here for detailed descriptions and contact of sub-organizations

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  • Our Upcoming Events

    Co-sponsorship Form can be accessed here!

    If you have any other programming ideas, please don't hesitate to contact us!

  • Meet Our E-board!

    Zoë Roberts



    Information Science



    Elia Morelos



    English and American Studies



    Elisha Chen



    Computer Science



    Athena Scott

    Community Relations Chair


    Biology & Society


    Jasmine Scott



    Sociology and Spanish


    Ziyu Yan "Yan"

    Marketing & Publicity Chair


    Design & Environmental Analysis


    Naiara Bezerra-Gastesi

    Co-Programming Chair

    All pronouns

    History & Feminist, Gender, and Sexuality Studies


    Uche Chukwukere

    Co-Programming Chair


    Biochemistry and Chemistry



    Could Be You!

    First-Year Liaison

    The application form can be accessed here.


    Join us?

    Application not available yet!

    This application will be available and advertised through Haven’s social media, email lists, etc. Applicants will be invited to speak their platform at a community meeting run by the Executive Board.

  • Resources

    Health and Wellness Resources + Academic and Administrative Resources are all available for you!

    Health and Wellness

    Cornell Health provides integrated health care services to Cornell University students.

    Health and Wellness

    Cornell's SHARE (Sexual Harassment and Assault—Response and Education) website provides access to services, support, avenues for reporting, campus education, and advocacy.

    Health and Wellness

    Provides a variety of Cornell related support resources.

    Health and Wellness

    Report bias related activity at Cornell.

    Health and Wellness

    Report and learn about hazing at Cornell.

    Academic and Administrative

    The Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender (LGBT) Resource Center coordinates the efforts of the entire Cornell community to ensure the inclusion of all lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, questioning, intersex, and asexual (LGBTQQIA) individuals and works to eliminate discrimination based upon sexual orientation, gender identity or expression. The LGBT Resource Center affirms LGBTQQIA+ identities and lives, and provides education, outreach, advocacy, and support.

    Academic and Administrative

    The Center for Intercultural Dialogue at 626 Thurston Avenue promotes programs that cross the boundaries in Cornell's diverse student community, bringing together students from themed program houses, diversity and social justice-related student organizations, and other cultural centers across campus.

    Academic and Administrative

    The WRC is dedicated to serving the entire Cornell community with mutual respect, honesty, and openness. The WRC values people of all genders coming together to end sexism, along with all forms of oppression and maintaining an environment where all are free to affirm and celebrate their differences and commonalties.

    Academic and Administrative

    Fostering innovative teaching and cutting-edge research, this program focuses on how relations of gender, intersecting with race, ethnicity, class, sexuality, nation and other differences, affect every aspect of society.

    Academic and Administrative

    The field of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Studies is devoted to the investigation of sexuality and its importance to the organization of social relations more generally. Primary among its concerns is also the study of the lives, politics, and the creative work of sexual minorities.

    Academic and Administrative

    The Human Sexuality Collection seeks to preserve and make accessible primary sources that document historical shifts in the social construction of sexuality, with a focus on U.S. lesbian and gay history and the politics of pornography.

    Academic and Administrative

    We welcome members and participants at our monthly open committee meetings and maintain an active roster of events at the medical center in New York. For more information, please feel free to contact us at: lgbt-info@med.cornell.edu.

    Academic and Administrative

    The Advocacy for LGBT Communities Clinic (LGBT Clinic) at Cornell Law School is one of the only law school clinics in the country dedicated to serving members of the LGBT community. Students in the clinic have an extraordinary opportunity to contribute to the struggle for LGBT equality by representing individual people in a variety of legal matters and undertaking advocacy projects in conjunction with LGBT organizations. If you would like more information or to request assistance, please call our office at (607) 255-4196 or email lgbt-clinic@cornell.edu.

    Academic and Administrative

    Supports the increased presence, academic success, intellectual achievement, and inclusion across all fields of study of those from these under-represented backgrounds at Cornell.

    Academic and Administrative

    The Office of Inclusion and Student Engagement (OISE) supports an inclusive and welcoming environment for all graduate students and postdocs.

    Academic and Administrative

    The Asian & Asian American Center, founded in 2009, offers programs for you to explore your racial, ethnic, and cultural identity in a positive space, as well as help educate the campus on the rich diversity of our community. Our community here is rich and diverse -you are encouraged to explore the 75+ Asian-affiliated organizations.

    Academic and Administrative

    Provides support and resources for navigating LGBT concerns in the workplace. The Career Services site provides links to LGBT friendly job posting sites, scholarships, and other related information. If you would like more information or to connect with a career adviser, please call (607) 255-5221.

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