Nursing Alumni Society

Mission Statement

The Nursing Alumni Society is an Affiliate Program Group (APG) of the Penn State Alumni Association that provides a network for nursing alumni, faculty, and students to promote the goals of the College of Nursing.

Our Goals

  1. To support the University’s mission of education, research and outreach through support of the College of Nursing and the College of Health and Human Development.
  2. To provide a networking forum for nursing alumni, faculty and students.
  3. To foster and encourage the highest ideals and ethics in the profession of nursing.
  4. To provide a means for students to receive mentoring from alumni.
  5. To enhance professional development and provide ongoing learning opportunities for alumni.
  6. To recognize individuals for outstanding contributions to the nursing profession.
  7. To encourage the contribution of funds to support educational and professional development activities for students in the College of Nursing.

Alumni Mentoring Program

Please consider becoming part of the award-winning Alumni Mentoring Program and sharing your career knowledge and experiences with a nursing student. The College of Health and Human Development and the School of Nursing sponsor an alumni/student mentoring program that enables students to gain knowledge of their field(s) of interest from an alumnus/alumna working in that field.

If you are interested in becoming a mentor, please visit


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