Orange & Black Day

Mary Newburn with Tiger says thank you

Thank you for celebrating the University’s 275th birthday on Charter Day, and for showing your pride and spirit for the Best Place of All!

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TIger paw holding Princeton's Charter

Charter Day

Princeton’s charter was granted to the University on October 22, 1746 when it was still known as the College of New Jersey. This year marks the University’s 275th birthday. Let’s celebrate #Princeton275 and #TigersRising!

Four Princeton alumni wearing orange and black

Did You Share Your Orange & Black Day Photos?

Follow @PrincetonAlumni on Instagram, Facebook and Twitter social media channels and color the Internet in orange and black by posting your photos and videos with #Princeton275 and #TigersRising for Princeton’s 275th birthday!  

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Digital Toolkit

Join the fun by adding a GIF to your social media post, using a Princeton Zoom background at your next virtual meeting or by printing out a sign to pose with on October 22.