Pemi’s Survival Guide

Welcome to Pemi’s Declassified University Survival Guide! Here you will find anything you need regarding clubs, organizations, resources, and more!

People to Know

President, Donald Birx, Ph.D.

Donald L. Birx, Ph.D., became the 15th president of Plymouth State University on July 31, 2015.

VP, Marlin Collingwood

Marlin W. Collingwood joined Plymouth State University as Director of Marketing, Communications & Creative Services in 2017. He assumed the role of Interim Vice President of Communications, Enrollment & Student Life in April 2019.

Center for Diversity, Equity, and Social Justice

The Center for Diversity, Equity, and Social Justice supports belonging and academic success for students across intersectional identities and experiences among our Black, Latinx, Asian, Asian American, Pacific Islander, Native, LGBTQ+, neurodiverse, and disabled student community. The Center also offers educational opportunities for our entire campus community to help promote intercultural humility and intergroup dialogue. For more information on offerings provided through the Center for Diversity, Equity, and Social Justice, please contact Chief Diversity Officer Alberto Ramos.

Campus Events

Recurring Events

  • Thursday Movie Nights
  • Friday Bingo & Trivia Nights
  • Plymouth Saturday Night Life
  • Plymouth Jackpot Bingo (Open to all students in their first semester at PSU)

Campus Traditions

  • Loved Ones on Campus (Parent & Family Weekend)
    • Friday, September 23-25, 2022
  • Choose Love
    • Saturday, September 24, 2022
  • Out of the Darkness Walk
    • Sunday, October 23, 2022
  • First Fire
    • Wednesday, October 26, 2022
  • Ski Day
    • Wednesday, February 15, 2023
  • Spring Fling
    • Saturday, April 29, 2023
Off-Campus Fun
  • Hiking and Trails
    • Livermore
    • Fauver Link Trail
    • Fox Pond
    • Plymouth Mountain
  • Skiing
    • Loon
    • Cannon
    • Tenney Mountain
    • Gunstock
    • Waterville Valley
  • Main Street Locations (Accepting Panther Bucks)
    • Biederman’s Deli
    • Café Monte Alto
    • Chase Street Market
    • Common Man Roadside
    • Downtown Pizza
    • Groovy Noodle
    • Main Street Station
    • Phat Fish

Getting involved has allowed me to gain opportunities I never thought possible and helped me grow not only as a leader, but also as a person. I wouldn’t be as successful as I am in every aspect of my life without this space to grow.

Corinne Cloutier