Awards and Honorary Acknowledgements

The NYU LGBTQ Student Center have received honors and awards from institutions around the country for our commitment to creating a welcoming environment for everyone interested in developing their understanding of LGBTQ, gender, sexuality and intersectional identities. Here is a list of some of our achievements, we have included awards received by individual staff and students as well as the Center itself.

2012


NASPA 2012 Excellence Awards

  • Gold Award: NYU Ally Week, New York University

Campus Pride’s 2012 LGBT Friendly Top 10: List for College Athletics
New York University VIOLETS

  • LGBT-Friendly Campus Climate Index Rating: 4 stars out of 5 stars

Campus Pride’s 2012 Top 10 Trans-Friendly Colleges and Universities

  • Campus Pride Index LGBT-Friendly Rating: 4.5 of 5 Stars

  • Gender Identity/Expression Score: 4.5 of 5 Stars

Campus Pride’s 2012 LGBT-Friendly Break-Down by Inclusion Factors:

5 of 5 Stars:
  • LGBT Policy Inclusion
  • LGBT Support & Institutional Commitment
  • LGBT Student Life
  • LGBT Counseling & Health
4.5 of 5 Stars:
  • LGBT Recruitment and Retention Efforts
4 of 5 Stars:
  • LGBT Academic Life
3.5 of 5 Stars:
  • LGBT Campus Safety
3 of 5 Stars:
  • LGBT Housing & Residence Life

The Princeton Review: The Best 376 Colleges, 2012 Edition

  •  Ranking of 20 Most LGBT-Friendly Campuses Ranked: Number 1

Unigo

  • Best College Campus for LGBTQ Life Ranked: Number 2

NYU 2011-2012 Distinguished Administrator Award Recipient

  • Monroe France, Associate Director of Student Life, Office of the Vice President Student Affairs and Services

NYU 2012 President’s Service Award Recipients

  • Zaneta Rago, Graduate Student Employee, NYU LGBTQ Student Center
  • Cynthia Kaselis, Undergraduate Student Employee, NYU LGBTQ Student Center


2011

 

The Princeton Review: The Best 373 Colleges, 2011 Edition

  • College Ranking of 20 Most LGBT-Friendly Campuses Ranking: Number 1
NYU Division of Student Affairs 2010-11 Student Employee Award Nomination
  • Zaneta Rago, Graduate Student Employee, NYU LGBTQ Student Center
CollegeMagazine.com
  • The 10 Most LGBT-Friendly Universities: New York University
NYU Center for Student Activities, Leadership and Service 2011 Alternative Breaks’ Awards
  • LGBTQ Advocacy and Movements in The Dominican Republic, Awarded Best International Trip


2010

 

The Princeton Review: The Best 371 Colleges, 2010 Edition

  • College Ranking of 20 Most LGBT-Friendly Campuses Ranking: Number 1


2009

 

The Princeton Review: The Best 368 Colleges, 2009 Edition

  • College Ranking of 20 Most LGBT-Friendly Campuses Ranking: Number 3
NASPA 2008-2009 Exemplary Program Award
  • First Year Queers and Allies


2007

 

The Princeton Review: The Best 361 Colleges, 2007 Edition

  • College Ranking of 20 Most LGBT-Friendly Campuses Ranking: Number 1
NYU 2006-2007 President’s Service Award Recipient
  • First Year Queers and Allies