Welcome Richmond Nittany Lions

Scholarship Award:

Every summer our Alumni Chapter awards a $500 scholarship to local Richmond students attending a Penn State campus during the upcoming academic year.

We invite you to complete the attached application and email it back to us (psurva@gmail.com) by August 1st. The winner will be announced at the Family Picnic / Student Sendoff event on August 8th.

Download a copy of the application here (File -> Download): Application

Alumni Charity Challenge:

More than 200,000 people in Central Virginia struggle with hunger every day. With your help, we can turn hunger into hope for our neighbors in need! In its 8th year, the Alumni Charity Challenge needs you now more than ever. You can make donations with the link below.

Remember with every $10, Feed More can help provide 40 meals!

Phyrst Thursday!



Want to grab a drink with Penn Staters but can’t leave the house? No problem!! Join us for a Zoom Phyrst Thursday. 

Join us on September 10th for the September Phyrst Thursday.

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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