The Appalachian State University campus is currently operating under SPECIAL conditions.

Coronavirus information

The university remains open, with emergency management protocols activated and operational modifications and precautions in place to support social distancing. In-person instruction has transitioned to a system of alternative course delivery. View the latest information on the App State Coronavirus Information website. Read the latest update posted 4/3/2020 at 2:20 p.m.

Read the Student Affairs Covid-19 Response. Updated March 31, 2020 at 9:20 a.m.

Sexuality and Gender Alliance (SAGA)

The Sexuality and Gender Alliance (SAGA) strives to create an inclusive and accepting environment for all gender identities, sexual orientations, and romantic identities. We intend to bring education and awareness of social justice issues regarding all aspects of our community. All students at Appalachian State and members of the surrounding community are welcome, no matter their personal gender identity or sexual orientation. SAGA is dedicated to providing a safe, comfortable space to all persons that attend. 

SAGA meets on Thursdays at 7:00 PM in Macrae Peak (PSU 137B).


  • Seb Jove (no pronouns)  — President
  • Alex Luckett (he/him/his) — Vice President of Administration
  • Danielle Woolard (they/them) — Vice President of Activism
  • Felix Noel (they/them) — Vice President of Public Relations
  • Chloe Smith (any pronouns) — Vice President of Education

Events for the 2019-2020 Academic Year

  • TBA

SAGA Scholarship

This scholarship is intended to help students who are facing financial withdrawal from parents/guardians as a result of their gender, sexual, or romantic identity. The application is anonymous and answers will only be available to reviewers. The only qualifications to apply are that (1) applicants must be full-time students at Appalachian State, and (2) applicants cannot be incoming freshmen. If you have any questions, feel free to email one of the officers or send an AppSync message to SAGA.

To apply, fill out the AppSync form.

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