About Us


Welcome to the CCSU LGBTQIA+ Society!


We're a group of LGBTQIA+ students and allies dedicated to representing the LGBTQIA+ community and fostering a strong and diverse a queer community here at CCCU. Please see below the values we uphold as a society.

  • We are open and inclusive of everyone - whoever you are, you are valid! 

  • We aim to create a safe space for LGBTQIA+ individuals at the university, and provide a platform for queer students at Christ Church to make friends and have fun!

  • We continue to raise awareness of LGBTQIA+ issues faced by students and the wider community. 

  • We do this by raising money and supporting LGBTQIA+ charities like Mermaids, Porchlight and Just Like Us


As well as standing up and speaking out, we hold a range of socials and events, follow us on instagram (@ccsu_lgbtqiasoc) to find out what we are up to:

  • We aim to have two socials a week, tailored to the members we have. 

  • Social ideas include: crafting, gaming, film nights, pub crawls, quiz nights and more! 

  • Our socials are not compulsory, just come along to what you want to! 

  • Most weeks we have themes, which again, are totally optional! 

  • We also attend Pride Canterbury every year, where you can get the opportunity to join us in the parade!


If this sounds like something you would be interested in, but you're still not sure about joining please get in contact with us via email: lgbtcanterbury@ccsu.co.uk with any questions! (Updated: 04/09/23)


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Your Information

Thanks for your interest in this membership, we look forward to welcoming you soon.  

So you can enjoy the full benefits of membership your name, university username, email, and membership status may be shared with the elected committee of this group, the University, and any relevant or affiliated parties such as British Universities and Colleges Sport (BUCS), other national governing bodies, and Distinctive Bars.  This is to ensure an excellent experience and fulfil our contractual obligations as part of this purchase.

By continuing with this membership purchase you agree to Christ Church Students’ Union sharing your data in this way.  If you have questions on how your data will be used, see our Data Protection information.

Medical Disclaimer

When purchasing your membership, we need you to share any pre-existing medical conditions, illnesses or injuries by completing this form. This will enable us to provide support to you throughout your time involved in sports clubs and societies. We need you to keep us updated if any circumstances change. 

Once you have shared this information, we will ask you to gather medical evidence showing that doctors have signed you off and have given you the go ahead to participate. It helps us work with our insurance provider to ensure we are all covered and of staff to make sure your needs are met. If you need support in gathering the medical evidence, then a member of staff can contact you, once you have completed the form.

Any information you give us will only be shared with Christ Church Sport, Christ Church Students’ Union, and the president of your committee. This helps ensure your safety and risk assessments to mitigate any issues.