The Stonewall Center, operating under Student Engagement, is dedicated to providing resources, support, and advocacy for the LGBT*Q+ community at Western Oregon University through compassionate, educational experiences and an engaging community environment. Student Engagement offers professional staff direction (Coordinator, Leadership & Inclusion) as well as a student leadership position (Stonewall Center Coordinator).


The Stonewall Center is an amazing space located on the first floor of the Werner University Center that is fully equipped with comfy couches, great people, a Wii gaming system, and a resource library. The Stonewall Center puts on events throughout the year. Keep checking this page to see what is coming up next.


  • All Gender Restroom located on the 1st floor of the Werner University Center.
  • A list of gender neutral bathrooms can be found here.


Stonewall Center Staff

The Stonewall Center staff, and volunteers work to make the Stonewall Center a safe and inclusive space for every member of Western’s community.

The Stonewall Center Coordinator, Suse Doepken

  • Safe Zone Trainer
  • present in the center up to 15 hours a week!
  • hours vary per term

The Volunteers

  • Safe Zone Trained
  • hours vary per term

The Coordinator, Leadership & Inclusion

  • Staff member
  • Safe Zone Trainer
  • 4-6 office hours per week in the center!

Are you wondering how to get involved? The Stonewall Center is a great place to get involved and make new friends.
Contact stonewall@wou.edu for more information on getting involved.

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