Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer + (LGBTQ+) Center

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Who Are We

The Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer + (LGBTQ+) Center at RRCC is a space for LGBTQIAA+ community members and allies to come together to share resources, support, and discussion about topics relevant to the community. 

Preferred Names

If you go by another name than the legal name on file with the college, you can update this information by emailing your S#, and preferred name FROM YOUR STUDENT ISSUED EMAIL ACCOUNT to student.records@rrcc.edu(link sends e-mail)

If you're at our Lakewood campus, you can go in person to student records to update this information.

If you are at our Arvada, you can go in person to the welcome desk to update the information.

Once that is complete, you will also be able to get your student ID with your preferred name on it from the Student Life Desk.

You can copy and paste this message if you’d like:

My name is (Preferred Name) (S#__). Please list my preferred name, (first name)_, in class rosters, D2L, email, and any other possible areas.
* Don’t worry about listing the name you don’t use anywhere in the message. They will be able to find your account using your S#! Preferred name is the terminology CCCS uses.


LGBTQIA+ Center Hours 

Monday:  9:00am - 5:00pm
Tuesday:  9:00am - 5:00pm
Wednesday:  9:00am - 5:00pm
Thursday:  9:00am - 5:00pm
Friday: 9:00am - 4:00pm

Where to Find Us

We are located in room 1237 in The HUB on the Lakewood Campus. 

Map showing location of LGBTQ Center, located in room 1237; enter the main Learning Commons Doors, take an immediate right into the HUB, the LGBTQ+ Center past all the offices in the back right corner, between The Center for Inclusion & Diversity and the Center for Multcultural Excellence.

All Gender Restrooms are located at the following at the Lakewood campus:

  • Next to Foundations in East Building
  • Hallway leading to Student Rec Center
  • Student Rec Center has all gender locker rooms between women's and men's locker rooms
  • In Academic Affairs in West Building
  • 3rd floor of FIre Science Building

Gender nuteral restrooms are located on the Lakewood campus next to foundations in the East wing and in Instructional Service in the West wing.

Gender nuteral bathrooms can also be found in the hallway leading to the Student Rec Center, inbetween the women's and men's lockerrooms, and on the 3rd floor of the Fire Science building.

All Gender Restrooms are located at the following at the Arvada campus:

  • Across the hall from the Chemistry Lab (Room 9230) on the main level.
  • In between room 8118 and 8122 on the lower level. 

Gender nuteral bathrooms at the Arvada campus are located across from room 9230 (Chemistry Lab) on main level and between rooms 8122 and 8118 on the lower level.


Lending Library

Resources include books, handouts, and DVDs covering:

  • LGBTQ+ Support
  • Homophobia/Heterosexism
  • LGBTQ+ Health
  • Coming Out
  • LGBTQ+ Pride
  • LGBTQ+ History
  • Teaching Resources

To browse some of our offerings, visit our LGBTQ+ Center.

Click here for additional resources.

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