NKU lands on list of top 50 schools for LGBTQ students

College Choice recently ranked the top 50 colleges and universities for LGBTQ students. Northern Kentucky University came in at no. 31 on the list.

The website examined schools that protect their LGBTQ students through policy inclusion, resources, services and LGBTQ curriculum. From there, it compared the institutions' academic reputation, student satisfaction, affordability and average annual salary of graduates to create the ranking.

NKU has the LGBTQ Student Ambassadors, and every October, the entire campus celebrates LGBTQ History Month. NKU also has an active student life — including many queer and trans clubs and organizations for students. Its progressive campus safety policies and procedures; inclusive and exhaustive healthcare system; support groups for LGBTQ students struggling with depression and/or anxiety; and its LGBTQ policy statements and institutional commitments.

See what other schools made the list.

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