UM Allies

Mission Statement

The goal of The University of Montana Allies Program (UM Allies) is to promote a campus environment that is inclusive and supportive of all individuals, regardless of sexual orientation, gender identity, or gender expression. 

Goals of UM Allies

  • Provide allies and potential allies with the language and skills to better support the LGBTQ community in order to identify and nurture safer people and spaces.
  • Create visible support for the LGBTQ community.
  • Develop opportunities for heterosexual and gender-conforming allies to help.
  • Promote awareness of diversity issues, more broadly, on campus.
  • Recruit new allies!
  • Reach "invisible"/vulnerable community members.