CICS Pride serves and supports LGBTQIA community of the College of Information and Computer Sciences, and promotes an inclusive learning environment in computing. The group's focus is on community building and social activities. All students, faculty, and staff members, regardless of gender and sexual orientation, are welcome to join the group and attend events.

The CICS Pride email list is

If you are interested in joining the email list and receive events notifications, please subscribe to the email list. There are two ways to subscribe:

1) You can subscribe by visiting:

(to prevent spammers, visiting the above page requires UMass IP, in other words, on-campus network)

2) Alternatively, you can send an email to

with subject "subscribe" (without quotes) followed by an optional password. For example:

subscribe optional_password

If password is not supplied, a random password will be generated for you.

CICS Pride is affiliated with:

Out in STEM (oSTEM) at UMass:

UMass Stonewall Center: