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College campus support and resources currently, over 100 campuses have a dedicated office or resource center for lgbtq students with paid staff members (campus explorer, 2020 diverse, 2017). Nationally, 26 of campuses prohibited discrimination based on sexual orientation in 2017 and less than 16 expressly prohibit discrimination based on gender identity and expression (diverse, 2017). a student at duke university hung a noose from a tree on the durham, north carolina, campus on april 1. This came about a week after the university began investigating reports that a group of white men had harassed a black female. tips for gay college students what gay students in high school and college should know. With the tyler clementi suicide at rutgers and the recent spate of gay teen suicides in the news, many people are wondering what colleges are safe for gay teens. the princeton review also ranks the best (and worst) campuses for lgbt students each year, but its results are based on a survey of 126,000 random students at 378 top colleges. a 2016 survey of more than 33,000 students by the american college health association found that 10 identified as gay, lesbian, bisexual, trans, asexual, pansexual, or questioning. Fortunately, the growing acceptance of homosexuality in america is encouraging more students to come out before or during college. Edwards scholarship fund are for students who will be pursuing post-secondary, undergraduate education in an accredited institution or program during the coming school year and who are lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgender or have a lgbtq parent. As college costs continue to rise and tuition prices hitting all-time highs, many lgbtq (lesbian, bisexual, gay, transgendered, and queer) students are looking for ways that they can control the rising costs of a college education without having to take out student loans and incur massive amounts of student debt. For many lgbtq students, a college education seems far too expensive and not a.