Who are the LGBTQ+ Resource Center Peer Outreach Specialists?

Peer Outreach Specialists for the UWM Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer Plus (LGBTQ+) Resource Center are individuals who possess a strong desire to contribute to campus and the University. If you are someone who wants to help shape the future of UWM’s LGBTQ+ campus communities, consider applying to join this select group of individuals!


The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee LGBTQ+ Resource Center Peer Outreach Specialist are students who are called upon for their leadership abilities and contributions creating a welcoming, inclusive, and informative environment for the campus community. Peer Outreach Specialists participate in the planning of campus activities and initiatives, provide support and guidance to students who use the LGBTQ+ Resource Center and work to enhance the experience of all students on campus surrounding topics of sexuality, sexual orientation, and gender identity/expression.

Available Positions

We’re hiring new student staff for our return to campus this fall. Both positions are $10/hr for about 10 hours a week.

There is one specialized position: Communications Coordinator. This position focuses on social media management and digital content creation. You can apply here.

We also have a general position: Peer Outreach Specialist. This position makes our office run – helping students in need of resources, running events, and assisting with new student outreach. You can apply here.