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Center for Diversity & Inclusion

Questions?

  • Center for Diversity and Inclusion
    202-885-3651
    Fax: 202-885-1168
    cdi@american.edu
    Mary Graydon Center, Room 201 and 202

    Monday-Thursday, 9am -6pm (Fall/Spring)
    Friday & Summer, 9am-5pm

Mailing Address

Transgender Resource Guide

On & Off Campus Resources

Campus Support and Resources

AU Center for Diversity & Inclusion
Mary Gradon Center 201 | 202-885-3651 | cdi@american.edu

The Center does events and programming inclusive of trans people.  Additionally, our library has multiple DVDs and books

AU Queers and Allies
Student Organization that houses the Trans Advocacy Project
queersandallies@american.edu

Resources - Local

Metro Area Gender Identity Connection (MAGIC)

MAGIC is a support group for transsexuals in the greater Washington, DC area.

DC Area Transmasculine Society (DCATS)

DCATS  is a peer-facilitated social and support group in the DC area for anyone on the transmasculine spectrum. We are persons born or assigned female at birth and feel that this is an inaccurate or incomplete description of who we are today.

It's Time, Maryland!

PO Box 65 Kensington, MD 20895
(301) 949-3822 (voice mail)

Political action group for transgendered people. 

Transgender Education Association of Greater Washington

TGEA is a non-profit corporation that seeks to serve the needs and interests of all the people in the gender community, those affected by our community and those who serve our community. 

Transgender Health Empowerment (THE)

Advocacy, support and outreach group for transgendered residents of the District of Columbia.  TADD offers referrals and outreach presentations, and support is informal, peer-based.

Contact Earline Budd at (202) 299-0701.

Resources - National

Gender.Org

Gender Education and Advocacy (GEA) is a national organization focused on the needs, issues and concerns of gender variant people in human society.

FTM International

This site is the Internet contact point for the largest, longest-running volunteer run educational organization serving FTM transgendered people and transsexual men.

National Center for Transgender Equality

The National Center for Transgender Equality (NCTE) is a social justice organization dedicated to advancing the equality of transgender people through advocacy, collaboration and empowerment.

Trans-Academics.org

Trans-Academics.org is a place where people of all genders can discuss gender theory, the trans community and its various identities, both as a part of the academic world and day-to-day life. This is a trans-friendly space and is open to people of all gender identities.

Transgender Law and Policy Institute    

The Transgender Law and Policy Institute is a non-profit organization dedicated to engaging in effective advocacy for transgender people in our society. The TLPI brings experts and advocates together to work on law and policy initiatives designed to advance transgender equality.