Campus Pride is a volunteer-driven network “for” and “by” student leaders. Our educational partners, staff and volunteers develop resources, programs and services to support LGBTQ and ally students on college campuses across the United States.  Search our resources and learn how our various programs and services may assist you in creating a safer, more LGBTQ-friendly college campus community.

Camp Pride/Advisor Academy: Finally, the camp you have been waiting for! Campus Pride organizes a Summer Leadership Camp for LGBTQ and ally undergraduate student leaders from campuses across the country. The five day camp focuses on leadership skills, coalition building and networking with other student leaders. In addition, Campus Pride also runs the Advisor Academy program for professional staff and faculty members working to increase LGBTQ inclusivity and safety on campuses.

Campus Pride Social Justice Mini-Grants for Activism: Social Justice Mini-Grants for Activism fund and support young activists working to foster “true acceptance” by winning hearts and minds.  These mini-grants should support Campus Pride’s mission to build future leaders and create safer, more inclusive communities.  In addition, our first year of funding will prioritize supporting direct grassroots activism, advocacy efforts and organizing.

Purple Backpack Resource Guide: The Purple Backpack is an annual resource from Campus Pride. Included are leadership tips, tools for being a change agent on campus, and much more. Look for the resource guide at upcoming conferences or download it online. Order your free resource guides for your campus.

Campus Pride Index: Make sure your college is on the index and determine your grade when it comes to LGBTQ-friendly policies, programs and practices. See how your campus score stacks up against your rival schools. Share your findings with other students, staff, and administrators and create a short-term and long-term plan for improving your campus climate.

Campus Pride Sports Index: The Campus Pride Sports Index provides a critical foundation of understanding as well as a vital tool for assisting colleges and universities in ongoing efforts to improve intercollegiate athletics and collegiate recreation for LGBTQ players, coaches, participants, staff and fans. The Campus Pride Sports Index sets a national standard of LGBTQ-inclusive policies, programs and practices in sports.

If you are looking for specific resources by areas or topics, Campus Pride has categorized for your convenience, as follows:


  • activism & advocacy resources
  • athletics resources
  • bias & hate crime prevention resources
  • event planning & fundraising
  • fraternity & sorority life resources
  • health & wellness resources
  • leadership & organizing resources
  • qtpoc advocacy resources
  • religion & faith resources
  • trans advocacy resources