Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender Center
Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender (GLBT) Center at the University of Rhode Island strives to create a welcoming and safe environment for people of all sexual orientations and gender identities.
The URI Multicultural Center (MCC) is a place dedicated to developing a supportive and inclusive campus culture across the boundaries of culture, identity, and discipline. Celebrating unity in diversity, the Multicultural Center invites all of it's students, faculty, staff, administrators, alumni, and other friends to join in its work in creating a community of learners within and beyond URI.
The URI Chaplains Association is a body of religious professionals at the University of Rhode Island, who, in addition to serving their own faith communities, work together to foster dialogue, understanding and respect among peoples of different faiths and traditions.
The URI Women's Center works to create an educational and work environment rich in visible role models and free of sexual bias and inequities. By developing and supporting women's abilities and showcasing their talents, the Women's Center assists all University women in reaching their full potential.
Women's studies seeks to identify, understand, and challenge ideologies and institutions that knowingly or unknowingly oppress and exploit some for the advantage of others, or deny fundamental human rights. Thus, women's studies envisions a world in which all persons can develop their fullest potential.