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

On LGBT Issues, Does Catholic Education Have to Choose Between Church and Culture?

Is Catholic higher education in the U.S. being forced to choose between church and culture on matters of gender and sexuality? Patricia Miller, a contributor for Religion Dispatches, leans towards yes. I'm not so sure.

Against Right-Wing Pressure, Catholic Bishop and College Stand by Fr. James Martin

A Catholic college and Pennsylvania bishop are the latest public supporters of Fr. James Martin, SJ, after they refused to concede to right-wing activists who wanted the priest disinvited from a scheduled speaking appearance.

Georgetown Students Vote to Preserve LGBT-Negative Group's Funding

A student group at Georgetown University which promotes anti-LGBT views will retain its funding after facing student complaints.