About Us

The Portland State University Alumni Association, a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization, governed by a volunteer board of directors was formed in 1987 and incorporated as a 501(c)3 in 2000. The PSUAA serves over 183,000 alumni, parents and friends of the university and sponsors life-long learning activities including: lectures, career programming, regional networks, and social events.


Located in the historic Simon Benson House on Portland's south Park Blocks, the PSU Alumni Association is a home for all students: past, present, and future. Our goal is to serve and support our alumni through services and programs that address their professional, educational, and social needs.


To champion a life-long relationship between Portland State University and its alumni.


The PSU Alumni Association is the center of alumni engagement, community engagement, and campus partnerships.


Collaboration - Integrity - Transparency -  Empowerment - Engagement - Inclusivity


We embody the pride and confidence that PSU alumni deserve.