Welcome Richmond Nittany Lions


Show off your PSU RVA pride by joining our chapter! Join Now or Renew 07/19 – 06/20!

Our Chapter has partnered with Xtraman Fundraising! This means that with a paid Chapter membership, members will receive a discount card that can be used at 100’s of local, national and online retailers!

Click here to join and find out more!

Family Picnic / Student Sendoff!

Come out and join fellow Richmond Penn Staters in summer time fun while we recognize local students who will be attending Penn State this fall!

Sunday, August 11th, from 1-4 PM at Cheryl & Phil Koenig’s House
Event is free to attend, we only ask that guest bring a side dish to share!

Event location, RSVP information, and additional details can be found on our website!

Phryst Thursday!



August 1st – 5:30-7:30pm: World of Beer (11600 W Broad St, Henrico, VA 23233)

September 5th – 5:30-7:30pm Bar Louie (11788 W Broad St, Richmond, VA 23233)

Future locations

B1G Happy Hour

College football is right around the corner, and what better way to kick it all off than with a BIG TEN HAPPY HOUR! Join other Richmond B1G alumni!

  • Sat, Aug 24 from 4-8pm at River City Roll

Check out the event website for additional information: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/big-ten-happy-hour-tickets-64345598417?aff=eac2 

2019 Football TV Tailgates

Another exciting season of Penn State football is around the corner! Join local Richmond fans each week as we gather to cheer on the Nittany Lions.  

We will shortly have the venue locations posted on our website

Beaver Stadium Chapter Tailgate

Join the PSU RVA chapter for a tailgate before the Buffalo football game on September 7th!!

  • Tailgate will be from 3:30-6:30 in the Agricultural Arena Parking lot

GPS coordinates, contact information and more details can be found here

Alumni Charity Challenge

Join the Alumni Charity Challenge to help end hunger in Central Virginia!! Please bring cans to upcoming chapter events! 

Fundraising culminates with a celebration at Hardywood (2410 Ownby Ln
Richmond, VA 23220) on Sept 18, 2019 from 5:30-8:30pm 

Historically our chapter has performed very well! 

  • 2016: Top out-of-state participant!
  • 2017: 2nd place for out-of-state, only behind Michigan …

Help us collect canned food and show Richmond how generous Penn Staters are!

Alumni Chapter Distinction:

The Richmond Chapter is grateful and appreciative for all the hard work our enthusiastic and dedicated members demonstrate on a continual basis.

The Penn State Alumni Association has awarded The Richmond Chapter the highest level of distinction for an alumni chapter, the Elm Level for 2018!!


PSU RVA Networking:

Please follow us on LinkedIN as we increase our efforts to network with all Penn State alumni in the Richmond area:



Look at our calendar of chapter events!

Check out Upcoming Events, along with Phyrst Thursday Calendar




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