Memberships run from September 1 through August 31. By joining our local chapter, you earn immediate access to a unique set of benefits. You also establish yourself as a contributing sponsor of our Penn State themed activities in Central Ohio.



6/17: Annual Canoe Trip at Birch Bark Livery, Urbana at 10:00 am 6/19: Penn State Central Ohio Chapter Board Meeting at Hofbräuhaus Columbus at 7:00 pm 6/24: Ale Trail Buckeye Lake Brewery, Buckeye Lake 7/9: Channel 4 Station Tour (backup



Each year the Central Ohio Chapter of the Penn State Alumni Association awards a scholarship to a deserving incoming freshman from the Central Ohio area. All funds in our scholarship account come directly from the support of local alumni and

Recent Posts

  • PSU – Columbus Ale Trail

    PSU – Columbus Ale Trail

    Join fellow Penn Staters, fans and friends for a drink or two! We are… venturing out to Buckeye Lake on Saturday, June 24th at 2:00 pm at the Buckeye Lake Brewery for our next stop on the Ale Trail. SinceRead More »
  • Tour NBC4 with Penn State Grad Ben Gelber

    Tour NBC4 with Penn State Grad Ben Gelber

    Join fellow Penn Staters for behind the scenes tour at the NBC4 Station with Penn Stater and meteorologist Ben Gelber on Sunday, July 9th at 6:45 pm. This is a great event for families and the tour is free. TheRead More »
  • July Chapter Board Meeting

    July Chapter Board Meeting

    All PSU alumni are welcome to attend! Penn State Central Ohio Chapter Board Meetings are usually held during the third Monday of the month. In July we are meeting on July 17 at 7 pm at Brazenhead, 1027 West 5thRead More »
  • Student Send-off Picnic

    Student Send-off Picnic

    Penn State alumni, students, families, and friends are all invited to attend our annual summer picnic on July 23rd at the Memorial Shelter (Jeffrey Park) in Bexley. We will be seeing our local Penn State students off in style! AsRead More »
  • Columbus Zoo Day

    Columbus Zoo Day

    Join fellow Penn Staters at the Columbus Zoo on Sunday, August 13th. We’ll meet at the Coffee Shop/Ice Cream Store at 10:30 A.M. (inside the gates, on the right hand side, just a bit past the stroller rental area). WearRead More »