We created a partial list of over 130 known gay-friendly Catholic colleges and universities

To be included in New Ways Ministry’s listing of LGBTQ-Friendly Catholic Colleges and Universities, an institution must host a recognized student organization about gender and sexuality, offer counseling services specific to LGBTQ students, and/or provide an office tasked with supporting LGBTQ community members.

College and University List

If you know of a Catholic institution that should be included on this listing, please email Include in the email: your name and contact information, the name of the college/university and its city/state, the reason it should be considered LGBTQ-friendly, based on the above criteria.

Campus Chronicles

Madonna University Cancels Lecture by LGBT-Positive Theologian

Madonna University, a Catholic university in Michigan, has cancelled a lecture by notable theologian M. Shawn Copeland of Boston College due to right-wing attacks over the theologian's LGBT-positive stances.

"Land O'Lakes" Statement Paved Way for LGBT Welcome in Catholic Higher Ed

It was fifty years ago this weekend when Fr. Theodore Hesburgh,…

Is Chick-fil-A Unsafe for Catholic Schools?

Are Catholic campuses made less safe for LGBTQ students when…