Safe Zone

Gustavus Adolphus College
800 West College Avenue
St Peter MN 56082

In affiliation with:
Open Voices
Peer Assistants

The Safe Zone Goal:

This program's goal is to provide a more supportive and comfortable environment for gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgendered persons, and those in the process of defining their sexuality by identifying individuals who can provide support, information, and a safe space within the Gustavus community.

Objectives of the Safe Zone Program:

Members of the Safe Zone program are:

Identifying Safe Zone members:

Safe Zone members are given a sign depicting the symbol on this page to designate their safe space. You may request a list of Safe Zone members by contacting Open Voices, the Peer Assistants, or the Counseling Center.

Also on campus are people who have not gone through the Safe Zone training, but who have identified themselves as supportive of GLBT issues with a simple rainbow flag.

To become a member:

Members of the Safe Space program are asked to attend a training session and state their commitment to being a supporter of the GLBT community. If you are interested in becoming a member, please contact Open Voices, the Peer Assistants, or the Counseling Center.


On Campus:

Off Campus:

Email any corrections, etc. to Travis Nygard (