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Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer, Questioning, Intersex, Asexual and Ally (LGBTQQIAA)

LGBTQQIAA resources are here to help the University of North Georgia (UNG) community be a safe place for all students, faculty and staff, and provide the UNG community with the information and support they need. 

Resources

Gainesville Campus

Dahlonega Campus

  • Tara Overzat, M.S., LPC, NCC
    Assistant Director, Multicultural Student Affairs
    Gay Straight Alliance Staff Advisor
    tara.overzat@ung.edu 
  • Melissa Lockaby
    Safe Zone Representative
    melissa.lockaby@ung.edu 
  • Office of Student Counseling - Dahlonega 
    (706) 864-1819

Oconee Campus

Hotlines

LGBT National Hotline - 1-888-843-4564
The Trevor Project - 1-866-488-7386
LGBT National Youth Talkline -1-800-246-7743

Safe Zones

What is Safe Zone?Safe Zone Sticker

  • Safe Zone stickers indicate faculty/staff who have undergone at least one beginner’s level LGBTQ+ sensitivity training session. These individuals have committed to being an understanding and non-judgmental listener for anyone who needs to discuss their experience.
  • This sticker indicates that the person has received Safe Zone training. (See attached image)

Safe Zone Allies

Gender Neutral Restrooms

Dahlonega 

  • Downtown Office Building: 1st and 3rd floor, and room 233
  • Dunlap Hall: 219
  • Hoag Student Center: 404 & 405
  • Library Technology Center: 136 & 137
  • Memorial Hall 128
  • Plant Operations: 145 & 146
  • Stewart Center: 312, 310, 307, 243
  • Student Recreation Center: 205

Gainesville 

  • Library: 113 (Faculty/Staff - [S/F])
  • Student Center 122
  • Watkins: 123 (S/F), 124, (S/F), & 198
  • Science: 140, 141, 235, 236 (all labeled S/F)
  • Administration: 126
  • Testing Center: All restrooms in facility are gender neutral
  • Student Center 158 and 159 (Faculty/Staff)
  • Strickland 182A 

Oconee

  • Administration 116
  • Building 200: 200
  • Building 500: 579
  • Facilities Building

Cumming

  • None

Blue Ridge

  • All restrooms are gender neutral

 

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