Join the Central NJ Chapter and let us bring Penn State to YOU by supporting the University's mission and celebrate the Glory of Old State! This is a great opportunity for you to connect with alumni, students, family and friends through events such as Happy Hours, Networking, Philanthropic (THON), Student Interaction and Penn State Athletics.

Membership Benefits Include:

  • Complimentary or Discounted access to Events
  • Exclusive notification of Penn State Alumni and Chapter Events prior to general availability
  • Opportunity to Mentor/Network
  • Opportunity to reconnect with Penn State

How Annual Dues are Used:

  • Annual Student Send-off Picnic -- a great opportunity to share your PSU experience with incoming students
  • Nittany Networking Event (and upcoming Career Services Connection Group)
  • Support of PSUCNJ local scholarship
  • Alumni Communications (website, listserv, chapter marketing)
  • CNJ Roar (our monthly email newsletter)
  • Offset set-up costs for events and activities 
  • Chapter giveaways

Membership Levels

All memberships are based on a calendar year, July 1st through June 30th.

Individual Membership


Family Membership/Company$30
 Two or more family members living at the same address
 Company membership for business owners with 2 or more employees  

Recent PSU Grad/Current Student

Free for graduates from the previous one year and current Penn State students

*Lifetime Member

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To make your membership work extra hard, become a lifetime member of the PSU Alumni Association. Include the Central NJ Chapter code of AKM on your application form.   

*You will receive lifetime benefits of the Penn State Alumni Association, plus the Association will make a donation to the Central NJ Chapter to enhance the Chapter's programs and activities. Note: This membership excludes the Central NJ Chapter membership fees, which directly supports local events, services, and the chapter scholarship. 

Questions? Email: Membership

Online Membership Instructions

Membership Enrollment and Renewals are a 2-Step process:

Step 1  |  Choose the membership level below, complete the membership payment via PayPal, and copy the PayPal Transaction number for Step 2.   



Recent PSU Grad/Current Student**

Step 2  |  Once the membership payment has been completed, please complete the Membership Enrollment Form. Recent PSU Grad/Current Students need only to complete the Membership Enrollment Form.

Questions? Email: Membership

**See Membership Level Section for conditions.

Mail Membership Instructions

If you are interested in joining via mail, please click here to download the Membership Form. Complete the form, choose your membership level, enclose a check made payable to "Central NJ Chapter of the Penn State Alumni Association," and send it to the address noted on the form.