LGBTQ Center

Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer and Questioning Center

Lavender Graduation

​Save the Date – Lavender Graduation
April 26, 2017
6:00 pm
Broyhill Auditorium

The LGBTQ Center is excited to be hosting the fourth annual Wake Forest University Lavender Graduation ceremony on Wednesday, April 26, 2017. This unique event honors graduating LGBTQ and ally students and celebrates their achievements. Any graduating student, undergraduate or graduate, is eligible to be recognized in the ceremony, and we invite both undergraduates and graduate students to register. Please encourage graduating students to register online

We are also accepting nominations for student speakers for Lavender Graduation through March 24th. Faculty, staff, and students are invited to nominate a graduating senior or graduate student to serve as a student speaker, and self-nominations are also accepted. Please consider nominating a graduating LGBTQ or ally student to share their insights at the ceremony. Nominations may be submitted here.

The LGBTQ Center is available to answer any questions you may have regarding Lavender Graduation 2017 – please feel free to email us at

Lavender Graduation celebrates LGBTQ students and allies who have contributed to the rich diversity of our campus community. We invite the Wake Forest community to honor these LGBTQ students and allies for their contributions to Wake Forest University and wish them well in their future endeavors.