Local Businesses

& Discounts

We support our local Penn Staters in business.

We support our local community partners where we have relationships.

The benefit of being a Penn State Alumni Association member has never been better. Check out all the member benefits at alumni.psu.edu under the Membership tab on the top navigation. Here are just a few of the benefits listed there:

  • Alumni Library Online

  • Penn State Publication such as the Penn Stater magazine, AlumniInsider, and The Football Letter

  • Discounts

    • Home, Auto, Life, Medical, & Pet Insurance

    • 10% off at the Penn State Bakery

    • 10% off at the Penn State Bookstore

    • 10% off Spirit Gear at the Alumni Association Store

    • LionPerks Discounts for local & national discounts

      • Save $9 at Callahan's Seafood Bar & Grill

      • Save $3 at Los Trios

      • 10% off KinderCare

      • 30% off Avis

  • Travel

  • Career Services

A Litany of Nittany


Owned and operated by a local Penn Stater and active member of the Chapter. A Litany of Nittany is an online photography and digital art gallery featuring Penn State themed photographs and art.

Capital Crave

5901 Old National Pike, Frederick, MD 21702

The Capital Crave hosts our Chapter Meetings and our Football Watch Parties (away games). They also work with us in providing Creamery Ice Cream locally through our periodic ice cream orders.

New North


125 S Carroll St #104, Frederick, MD 21701

Owned and operated by a local Penn Stater. New North is a digital marketing agency that helps B2B technology companies grow.

Pools Patios & Porches


2 Wormans Mill Court, Frederick, MD 21701

21018 Jefferson Blvd, Smithsburg MD 21783

Owned and operated by a local Penn Stater. Pools Patios & Porches services and sells according to their namesake and seasonally transforms into Frederick's premier holiday shop.