Lavender Graduation & Awards Celebration 2019 

SOU's 16th Annual Lavender Graduation will take place Thursday, June 13, 2019 from 4:00pm-6:00pm in the Stevenson Union Rogue River Room. 

Lavender Graduation offers an opportunity to recognize and honor the lives and achievements of our lesbian, gay, bisexual, queer, trans, genderqueer, intersex, and asexual students. The ceremony provides a positive celebration of students' accomplishments and offers an official recognition of their work while at SOU. In addition, this event is an opportunity to publicly recognize and thank all those who have contributed their time and energy to strengthening and enriching our diverse community.

The last day to register for Lavender Graduation was Friday, May 31st.

**If you have any questions, please contact janelle wilson, Associate Director of Student Life, by emailing


Lavender Awards

Each year we open Lavender Graduation by recognizing the efforts of people in our community who effect positive change. Below are the awards and nomination form. 

2019 Nomination Form for Awards: Click on this nomination link to submit nominations!