Get Involved!

Dickinson Law alumni are an active and engaged group, making significant contributions to the legal community and to their alma mater.

No matter where your career has taken you, there are many ways to remain connected to the Law School. From joining a regional alumni group to broaden your network, to volunteering your time assisting current and prospective law students, we invite you to get involved!

To learn more about opportunities for involvement, please contact DickinsonLawAlum@psu.edu.

Active Alumni Chapters

Pennsylvania
Capital Area
Cumberland Valley
Delchester Alumni Chapter
Metropolitan Philadelphia
Lehigh Valley/Northampton
Northeastern Pennsylvania
Northwest Pennsylvania
Metropolitan Pittsburgh

Nationwide
Delaware
Colorado
Florida
Greater Los Angeles Area
Maryland
New York City Metro Area
San Francisco/Bay Area
Washington, D.C. Metro Area

Volunteer Opportunities

Alumni are encouraged to become involved in the work of various Alumni Society Committees. To join a committee, contact us at dickinsonlawalum@psu.edu and include committee(s) of interest in the subject of your email.

Admissions/Marketing — assists in identifying, cultivating, and/or interviewing prospective students; provides or suggests alumni to serve as representatives of the Law School at Admissions events and fairs; provides feedback on Law School marketing campaigns or efforts.

Alumni & Reunion Weekend Planning — assists in planning and organizing annual Alumni & Reunion Weekend events and programs; outreaches to alumni to secure attendance and sponsorship; generally promotes alumni involvement and attendance.

Awards & Recognition — assists in identifying potential nominees during various PSAA and DSL awards cycles and as an ongoing effort.

Career Planning and Development — assists in communicating and/or locating potential employment opportunities for recent graduates and current students nationwide; provides or suggests speakers for CPDO events and programs; supports the alumni-student mentor program.

Development — assists in plans to raise money and increase alumni giving participation; provides insight into alumni deferred-giving programs, class gifts, and other efforts to bring financial stability and growth to the Law School.

Diversity — assists in promoting the diversity initiatives of the Law School, designed to foster understanding and acceptance of differences in thought, background, age, life experience, gender, race, abilities, religion, sexual orientation, and culture.

Events & Programs — assists in identifying networking opportunities with fellow law alumni, as well as Penn State colleagues across disciplines; recommends potential topics and presenters for continuing legal education (CLE) courses; and encourages alumni participation in and attendance at upcoming law school events and programs.

Faculty Relations and Support — encourages active faculty participation in alumni events and functions, and overall faculty engagement with the alumni community.