The School of Hotel and Restaurant Administration is committed to education in the classroom and through hands-on experiences. We offer many opportunities for students to engage with industry professionals and to gain practical experiences:
- We offer over 100 professional Pathway programs each year where students are exposed to career planning and life skills. Events include interviewing workshops, career exploration discussions, and current events in industry.
- Our Executive Speaker Series brings top-level executives to share their stories with students. Past speakers have included Tyronne Stoudemire, Hyatt Corporation’s Vice President of Global Diversity and Inclusion and Hans Schatz, President and CEO of CULT Coffee Roaster.
- Students can apply to travel to one of several Corporate Executive Experiences and Industry Shows.
- Our student organizations hold regular meetings and plan activities throughout the year.
In addition, the university offers several co-curricular and social activities for students: