Welcome to the Penn State community in and around Frederick, MD

Purpose

The Potomac Valley Chapter of the Penn State Alumni Association is dedicated to keeping the Penn State spirit and energy alive & well in the Potomac River regions of Maryland, Virginia and West Virginia. Based in Frederick, MD, we aim to provide opportunities for social engagement, community service, and networking among Penn State alumni, friends, and fans living or working in Frederick County, MD; Washington County, MD; Loudoun County, VA; Berkeley County, WV; &/or Jefferson County, WV. Your involvement contributes directly to the Chapter’s success and we invite you to join us. WE ARE PENN STATE!


Membership

If you're a life or annual member of the Penn State Alumni Association (PSAA), you are a member of every Chapter, Alumni Interest Group (AIG), Society, and Affiliate Program Group (APG) under the PSAA umbrella at no charge. For example if you happened to be a female that graduated with a mechanical engineering degree from Penn State Harrisburg campus, participated in THON, and did Army ROTC, then you would have access to the:

If you're a member through the PSAA, welcome! Membership gets you access and special member pricing for our events most of which are free. For voting rights or to get involved, please fill out our membership application.

If you're not a member, please see our Membership tab for information on joining just the Potomac Valley Chapter. You can join the greater Penn State Alumni Association here. You need not have graduated or even attended to apply.

The central resource for all Chapters and Groups is the