An alliance of Gay. Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender and Straight Allies at UMASS Dartmouth and in the surrounding communities. Pride Alliance exsists to provide a safe place for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender students and allies and to provide awareness programming for the campus communtiy.
The purpose of the organization shall be to bring awareness of Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgendered, Queer and Ally (LGBTQA) issues in order to provide movement in social charge, acceptance and education. The UMASS Dartmouth Pride Alliance serves to offer itself as a resource center and locus for progress in the understanding of gender and sexuality. As a physical unit, the Pride Alliance strives to provide a safe zone for all its members. As long as it is necessary on campus and in the surrounding community, the UMASS Dartmouth Pride Alliance will exist.
Membership will be open to all members of the university in good academic standing. The progress and growth of the organization is of the utmost importance, and any student willing to contribute toward this end will be accepted for membership.