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Lavender Living is designed as an intentional living community affirming the cultural experiences of LGBTQ+ (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, intersex, queer, asexual, pansexual, non-identifying, questioning, etc.) residents as well as their allies. The community is an additional option for students who desire gender-inclusive housing, as this living area will pair roommates regardless of sex or gender identity. This theme housing community is a perfect place to fully develop and discover identities and get connected with campus LGBTQ+ resources. Lavender Living provides an extended stay option allowing residents to remain in Chico during the traditional breaks (Fall, Winter, and Spring). Location:  Konkow

Mission Statement 

Lavender Living is designed as an intentional living community affirming the cultural experiences of LGBTQ+ (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, intersex, queer, asexual, pansexual, non-identifying, questioning, etc.) residents as well as their allies. The community is an additional option for students who desire gender-inclusive housing, as this living area will pair roommates regardless of sex or gender identity. This theme housing community is a perfect place to fully develop and discover identities and get connected with campus LGBTQ+ resources.  

Values 

Respect and affirmation of the student’s gender identity and/or expression.  

Prioritized attention to the student’s physical safety and emotional well being. 

Enhanced opportunities for LGBTQ+ student success  

Learning Outcomes 

  • Residents will gain a better understanding of their sexual orientation and gender identity 

  • Residents will gain knowledge about LGBTQ+ issues and resources, as well as how to utilize them. 

  • Residents will build strong peer relationships and support systems within Lavender Living and Chico State as well as the surrounding community. 

 

Looking for LGBTQ+ resources at Chico State? Contact the Gender and Sexuality Equity Center (GSEC):

GSEC website

BMU 004 (in the basement of the BMU)
W. 2nd and Chestnut St. • CSU, Chico
Monday - Friday: 10am - 5pm
530-898-5724
asgsec.director@csuchico.edu

Office of Diversity and Inclusion

https://www.csuchico.edu/diversity/
Kendall Hall 110
CSU Chico, CA 95929-4764
Phone: 530-898-4764

Prospective Residents

Resident Center

Apply Now for Spring 2018

Application for Fall 2018 Will Open November 30th

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