Smeal Alumni Society

Smeal Alumni Society

The Smeal College of Business experience extends beyond graduation. The mission of the Alumni Society is to provide lifelong learning and networking opportunities to its alumni community of more than 90,000 graduates, and to current Smeal students. Smeal is more than a leading academic institution; it's an asset for life.

The constitution is available online. 

Learn more about The Story of the Alumni Society


Membership in the Smeal Alumni Society is open to alumni, faculty, and friends of the Smeal College of Business who are regular annual, life, or associate members of the Penn State Alumni Association.

Board of Directors

The Board of Directors consists of approximately 24 At-Large Directors. At-Large Directors are elected by the Board of Directors or appointed by the Dean. Membership as an At-Large Director consists of one, three-year term, with the option for reelection to a second, three-year term.

Learn more about the current At-Large Directors and Ex-Officio Directors.

Learn more about the application process for new At-Large Directors.

In addition to the At-Large Directors, the Board also consists of Ex-Officio Directors. Ex-Officio Directors have all the rights of At-Large Directors, except for the right to vote. Membership as an Ex-Officio Director is determined by the position and the organization to which the individual is affiliated.

Hammond Society

All out-going At-Large Directors who have served at least two consecutive terms will be inducted into the Hammond Society at the annual Awards Program and Hammond Society Recognition Dinner, held each spring.