UMass Amherst Stonewall Center

The Stonewall Center at UMass Amherst
Photo - inside the Stonewall Center

Events and Announcements

The Stonewall Center is looking to hire an incoming UMass student with work study to co-coordinate our Speakers Bureau.
To apply, go to For more information about the Speakers Bureau, go to:

Are you an incoming LGBTQIA+ UMass student looking to have a returning LGBTQIA+ student as a mentor, or are you a returning student who would like to assist an incoming student by being a mentor? Then please participate in the Stonewall Center's mentorship program!

The mentee application is here.
The mentor application is here.

The Stonewall Center is looking for volunteers for the fall who will participate on Speakers Bureau panels for college classes or help staff our office weekly. To apply, please fill out the form here.

Join the Stonewall Center in Participating in the Northampton LGBT Pride Parade
Saturday, May 7, 11:30 a.m.
Behind Northampton Brewery

We are riding in a horse-drawn cart, so look for the horses. The parade starts at noon.

Pioneer Valley Aces Meet-up
Sunday, May 8, 1 p.m.
Stonewall Center, Crampton Hall, UMass

"If you identify as asexual or would like to explore whether you fit in the asexual sphere, you are invited. RSVP at Not required, but it helps us plan."


The mission of the Stonewall Center is to provide support, resources, programming, and advocacy for lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans, queer, intersex, asexual (LGBTQIA) and allied students, staff, and faculty at UMass Amherst and for the larger Pioneer Valley. We also seek to educate the campus and local community about heterosexism, genderism, other forms of oppression, and the intersections of identities and oppressions in order to strengthen and sustain an inclusive climate for LGBTQIA individuals and their allies. We work closely with other campus departments and offices and local organizations to foster student learning, development, and leadership; promote academic excellence; build LGBTQIA communities; and enhance the lives of people of all sexual orientations and gender identities.