Penn State named No. 1 ‘powerful college network’ by College Magazine

Nittany Lion Shrine

The Nittany Lion Shrine on Penn State's University Park campus.

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UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — Penn State has been named No. 1 by College Magazine in its recent ranking of the “10 Most Powerful College Networks,” citing the University as top among institutions whose graduates “continue to shape their school’s reputation through career success, fame, and mentorships.”

The Penn State Alumni Association, with 140 chapters in cities across the United States and the largest dues-paying alumni association in the world, gives its alumni a professional and social network that spans the globe.

College Magazine, a daily online magazine for college students, is written by student journalists and alumni from universities across the country.