QRC Spaces


* Space Reservations Notice

To book any of the  QRC spaces below for a meeting, event, or reception, email: QRC@trincoll.edu or call the QRC office at 860-987-6273. These spaces must be reserved through the QRC Center Coordinator to avoid conflicts with regularly scheduled events and meetings.

​QRC Admin/Coordinator's Office

Visit the QRC during our "open center hours" or schedule an appointment to talk to QRC Coordinator.

The QRC Coordinator is Trinity's LGBTQ student support services specialist. This college staff member is here to provide individual support and advocacy for issues related to sexual orientation and gender identity, campus education and outreach on LGBT issues, develop opportunities for LGBTQ community and leadership development, and provide institutional guidance to the College on matters of LGBTQ equity, access, compliance and opportunities for institutional improvements on these areas.

Visit the QRC Coordinator if you want to talk to someone about issues with personal identity development; coming-out at home or school; fitting in and finding community at Trinity and Hartford; issues with friends and roommates; recommendations for good reads and movies;  places to explore and have fun;  places for mental, emotional, and physical support that are LGBTQ safe & affirming; places to start gender transition services near Hartford; research ideas and support for LGBTQ topics in class; a place to talk about experiences of discrimination or harassment and support for filing a formal report; a place to talk about cool ideas for new LGBTQ programs and events at Trinity; information on how to be supportive to your LGBTQ roommate, friends, or family members ; or... anything else you can think of.  Stop by, call, or email - That's what we are here for.

QRC Book and Media Library


The resource center library includes books, videos, DVDs, magazines, pamphlets, and guides relating to LGBT issues, sexuality, and gender identity.

Our collection is a mixture of donated materials and as well as our own and has been growing rapidly over the past few years! The collection extends across the categories of fiction, non-fiction, memoir, legal histories and reference, academic texts, health, human rights, LGBT politics, LGBT advocacy, and informational works provided by local and national Non-Profit LGBT organizations.   If you would like to donate any book or media items please email crystal.nieves@trincoll.edu

Conference Meeting Room

The Conference/ Board Room is located on the 1st floor of the QRC. This space is used for dinner gatherings, E-board Meetings, small discussion groups, and serves as a project space.  This space may be ideal for small or intimate class gathering and can comfortably host 10 -12 people.

During unscheduled hours, this is often a great place for students to hang out and do some homework, study, or take a coffee or tea break.​​


Trinity LGBTQ Club Offices ( EROS Eboard Office)
This office is accessible to the E-board members Trinity's LGBT student organizations. It is the EROS Eboard point location for organization planning, records, and supplies.
 QRC Lounge Meeting Space
This is the main social area of the QRC and serves as the EROS weekly meeting space. It is A/V ready and is a great place to plan small events and receptions. It sometimes serves as a viewing location for CTGLIFF and EROS in planning and booking the Fall EROS Film Festival. Its home to many TV, movie, and board game nights for students.

QRC Kitchen
The QRC has a fully operational kitchen, with stove, oven, microwave, refrigerator, and cookware materials.

Students with individualized access can take advantage of the kitchen to cook meals and bake for special club events and fundraisers.  If you reserve the QRC for a dinner event you may cook or use the kitchen to heat up food.
* There is NO alcohol storage allowed in the QRC and consumption within the Center is prohibited unless a special event has been arranged and registered with the QRC, College, and State officials.
* If you use the kitchen for an event or private use, you are required to fully clean up workspace and all cookware/dishware before leaving the premises.
Safe Room
This is an Emergency Service to LGBTQI members of the campus in need of temporary and swift relocation due to hostility or a perceived threat by a roommate. Access to this service can be made through Campus Safety and the Dean of Students office for after-hours incidents outside of the QRC's normal business hours.​ This center space is designed to offer a temporary reprieve for students while a formal complaint is filed, processed, and a permanent solution is arranged for the students.