Virtual Resources

The University is committed to supporting its students through a variety of challenges during this time. Here you can find a list of resources both from the University and from the LGBTQIA+ community. For more information about all of the virtual programs and services offered by the University visit

UM Counseling Center

Students can be seen by the Counseling Center through Zoom telemental health sessions or telephone. All students, regardless of location, can access the 24/7 Crisis Line by calling 305-284-5511 (Press 1) to speak with a counselor. 

The LGBTQ group meets on Mondays from 3:30 to 5 pm. The student can call the center and ask for Kirt or Sarah and reference the group.   

Staff are also able to call 305-284-5511 if they are concerned about a student. 


Pridelines is offering peer-led support groups and social programs via remote platforms. There are 3 youth-focused groups: Rainbow Circle, Beyond the Binary, and Friday Socials. They're also offering free one hour mental health counseling services remotely via their HIPAA compliant Zoom platform.

To participate or schedule an appointment, you can call 305-571-9601 (ext. 106), email, or visit their website

YES Institute

Offering several group Zoom sessions open to the public. Calendar of events is listed on their website.