Colleges and Universities that Provide Gender-Inclusive Housing

272 Colleges and Universities Have Gender-Inclusive Housing

(in which students can have a roommate of any gender)



University of Alaska, Fairbanks (2015)

University of Alaska, Southeast



Arizona State University

Northern Arizona University (2012)

University of Arizona (2010)


Hendrix College (2011)



California Institute of Technology

California Polytechnic State University (2012)

California State University, Fresno

California State University, Long Beach

California State University, Monterey Bay

Claremont McKenna College

Harvey Mudd College (2009)

Humboldt State University (2007)

Occidental College (2009)

Pitzer College (2007)

Pomona College

San Diego State University

San Francisco State University

Sonoma State University

Stanford University (2008)

University of California, Berkeley (2008)

University of California, Davis

University of California, Irvine (2009)

University of California, Merced

University of California, Riverside (2005)

University of California, San Diego

University of California, Santa Barbara

University of California, Santa Cruz (2009)

University of San Francisco

University of Southern California



Colorado College (2004)

Colorado School of Mines

Fort Lewis College (2013)

University of Colorado, Boulder

University of Colorado, Colorado Springs (2016)

University of Northern Colorado



Central Connecticut State University

Connecticut College (2009)

Southern Connecticut State University

University of Connecticut (2007)

University of New Haven (2015)

Wesleyan University (2003)

Yale University (2010)


University of Delaware (2015)



Eckerd College

Florida International University

Ringling College of Art and Design (2013)

Stetson University

University of Central Florida (2017)

University of Miami

University of North Florida (2015)

University of West Florida (2017)


Emory University (2011)

Georgia State University (2015)

Kennesaw State University (2012)



University of Hawai’i



Linfield College


Blackburn College

Columbia College, Chicago

Lake Forest College (2009)

Northwestern University (2010)

Roosevelt University (2013)

School of the Art Institute of Chicago

Southern Illinois University, Carbondale

Southern Illinois University Edwardsville (2011)

University of Chicago (2009) 

University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign

University of Illinois, Springfield



Indiana University

Indiana University-Purdue University, Indianapolis

Purdue University (2015)

University of Evansville



Cornell College

Grinnell College (2007)

Simpson College

University of Iowa


Kansas State University

University of Kansas


University of Kentucky

University of Louisville (2012)



Bates College (2012)

Bowdoin College (2010)

Colby College (2011)

Maine College of Art

University of Maine, Farmington

University of Maine, Machias

University of Southern Maine (2004) 


Frostburg State University

Goucher College (2010)

Johns Hopkins University (2014)

Salisbury University

St. Mary’s College of Maryland (2013)

Townson University

University of Maryland, Baltimore County 

University of Maryland, College Park (2008)


Amherst College (2012)

Babson College (2017)

Becker College (2015)

Boston University (2013)

Brandeis University (2009)

Bridgewater State University (2016)

Clark University (2007) 

Emerson College (2010)

Hampshire College (1970)

Harvard University (2008)

Lasell College

Massachusetts College of Art and Design (2014)

Northeastern University (2008)

Plymouth State University

Salem State University

Tufts University

University of Massachusetts, Amherst (2009)

University of Massachusetts, Lowell

Western New England University (2009)

Wheaton College

Williams College (2011)



Albion College

Alma College (2014)

Central Michigan University

Eastern Michigan University

Grand Valley State University (2012)

Michigan State University (2012)

Michigan Technological University

Oakland University

University of Michigan (2006)

Western Michigan University



Augsburg University (2011)

Carleton College

Macalester College (2005)

University of Minnesota, Duluth (2015)

University of Minnesota, Morris

University of Minnesota, Rochester

University of Minnesota, Twin Cities



Kansas City Art Institute

Northwest Missouri State University

University of Missouri

Washington University in St. Louis (2008)



University of Nebraska, Lincoln (2015)

University of Nebraska, Omaha (2015)


New Hampshire

Dartmouth College (2007)

Keene State College

University of New Hampshire


New Jersey

Montclair State University (2002)

Princeton University (2010)

Ramapo College (2009)

Rowan University

Rutgers University (2011)

Stockton University

William Paterson University


New York

Adelphi University

Alfred State College

Bard College (2010)

Barnard College

Binghamton University

Colgate University (2013)

Columbia University (2010)

Cornell University (2012)

Elmira College (2016)

Hamilton College

Hofstra University (2012)

Ithaca College (2010)

Marymount Manhattan College (2010)

The New School

New York University (2007)

Pace University (2012)

Pratt Institute

Rochester Institute of Technology

St. Lawrence University

Sarah Lawrence College (2004)

Skidmore College

Stony Brook University

SUNY Albany

SUNY Cortland

SUNY Fashion Institute of Technology (2017)

SUNY Geneseo (2009)

SUNY New Paltz

SUNY Plattsburgh

SUNY Purchase (2011)

Syracuse University (2010)

University at Buffalo (2012)

University of Rochester (2017)

Vassar College


North Carolina

Duke University (2013)

Guilford College

Warren Wilson College 



Bowling Green State University (2013)

Case Western Reserve University (2016)

Cleveland State University

College of Wooster

Columbus College of Art and Design 

Kent State University

Kenyon College (2011)

Miami University (2010)

Oberlin College (2004)

Ohio State University, Columbus (2014)

Ohio University (2011)

Ohio Wesleyan University

University of Cincinnati

University of Toledo (2013)

Wright State University (2011)



Central Oregon Community College

Lewis and Clark College (2005)

Oregon State University (2007)

Portland State University

Reed College

Southern Oregon University (2009)

University of Oregon (2011)

Willamette University (2008)



Allegheny College

Bloomsburg University (2015)

Bucknell University

Carnegie Mellon University (2007)

Clarion University

Dickinson College (2013)

Drexel University

Edinboro University

Elizabethtown College (2015)

Gettysburg College

Haverford College

Indiana University of Pennsylvania

Juniata College (2011)

Kutztown University of Pennsylvania

Lafayette College

Lehigh University (2010)

Mansfield University (2015)

Millersville University

Moravian College

Muhlenberg College

Pennsylvania State University

Swarthmore College (2001)

University of Pennsylvania (2005)

University of Pittsburgh (2015)


Rhode Island

Brown University (2008)

Johnson and Wales University

Rhode Island College (2014)

Rhode Island School of Design

Roger Williams University


South Dakota

University of South Dakota (2015):



Vanderbilt University



Rice University (2012)

University of Texas at Dallas (2017)



University of Utah (2013)



Bennington College

Champlain College

Marlboro College

Middlebury College (2011)

University of Vermont (2009)


George Mason University

Old Dominion University

University of Mary Washington

Virginia Tech (2015)



Evergreen State College

Pacific Lutheran University (2012)

Seattle University

University of Washington

Washington State University

Western Washington University 

Whitman College


Washington, DC

American University (2007)

George Washington University (2011)


West Virginia

West Virginia University (2016)



Beloit College

Lawrence University (2006)

University of Wisconsin, Eau Claire (2017)

University of Wisconsin, Green Bay

University of Wisconsin, La Crosse (2013)

University of Wisconsin, Madison (2013)

University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee (2013)

University of Wisconsin, Oshkosh

University of Wisconsin, Platteville

University of Wisconsin, Whitewater (2014)


Meet the Clearinghouse Coordinator

Genny Beemyn, Ph.D., is the director of the UMass Amherst Stonewall Center, the campus LGBTQIA+ center. They have published and spoken extensively on the experiences and needs of trans college students, including writing some of the first articles on the topic in the 2000s. Among the books Genny has written are The Lives of Transgender People (2011); A Queer Capital: A History of Gay Life in Washington, D.C. (2014); and the anthology Trans People in Higher Education (2019). With Abbie Goldberg, they edited The Encyclopedia of Trans Studies (2021). They are currently writing Campus Queer: Addressing the Needs of LGBTQ+ College Students with Mickey Eliason for Johns Hopkins University Press. In addition to being the coordinator of the Clearinghouse, Genny is an editorial board member of the Journal of LGBT Youth, the Journal of Bisexuality, the Journal of Lesbian Studies, and the Journal of Homosexuality. They have a Ph.D. in African American Studies and master’s degrees in African American Studies, American Studies, and Higher Education Administration. More about Genny can be found on their website: