Welcome to Princetoniana

A vibrant community of scholarship and learning, Princeton University is also rich in traditions, both old and new. The Princetoniana website, ever evolving, focuses on many of the traditions and qualities that make the University distinctive.

Reunions Vehicles and Floats

Princeton's most famous and most enduring song, "Old Nassau," has been Princeton's alma mater since 1859.
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Did You Know?

The words to "Old Nassau" were written in 1859 by Harlan Page Peck, Class of 1862, and the music was written in 1859 by Karl Langlotz, who taught German at Princeton and directed a choral group.

This Week in Princeton's History

Princetoniana Museum

The Princetoniana Museum operates under the auspices of the Princetoniana Committee of the Alumni Council and offers virtual exhibitions of Princeton artifacts.