School of Hospitality
***Safe Return to Campus and COVID-19/Coronavirus Update
Thanks for visiting the School of Hospitality's Website. MSU Denver is now open to students, faculty, and staff with social distancing procedures in place. Anyone heading to campus should conduct the self health assessment and follow the protocols on MSU Denver's Safe Return to Campus page. (Safe Return to Campus). If you need medical assistance, please call 911, visit your healthcare provider, or visit the Campus Health Center as appropriate. (https://www.msudenver.edu/healthcenter/).
If you have questions about the Current Global Pandemic and how MSU Denver is responding, please visit MSU Denver's regularly updated website here (https://www.msudenver.edu/coronavirus-update/).
CURRENT STUDENTS: The University has determined that classes will be held online with synchronous and asynchronous options. Select classes that require a face-to-face component will be held on campus in accordance with social distancing requirements. Course content and lectures will be held in Canvas or Microsoft Teams. If you need support, there are several processes in place to help. First, you can always reach out to your teacher or an advisor. Emails and Phone numbers can be found here (https://www.msudenver.edu/hospitality/ourstory/facultystaff/). You can also still work with the Access Center. (https://www.msudenver.edu/access/). If you need support to work with Microsoft Teams for your classes, please feel free to reach out to MSU Denver's IT Dept. (https://www.msudenver.edu/technology/helpdesk/)
MSU Denver's School of Hospitality is the only program in the U.S. that has a LEED Gold® hotel, a commercial conference space, a state-of-the-art beverage testing laboratory, a commercial restaurant, and a working brewery all on campus. Plus, we are the largest hospitality program in the region. We’ll provide you with an innovative education through experiential learning and real-world experience without burying you under a mountain of debt.
Start Your Career As A...
Hotel General Manager, Brewmaster, Outdoor Recreation Director, Restaurant Manager, Revenue Analyst, Lab & Sensory Quality Analyst, Travel Consultant, Sommelier, Convention Sales Leader, Food and Beverage Director, Catering Sales Manager, Destination Marketing Director, Event Planner, Corporate Travel Manager, and so much more.
With an education focused on value and transformation from classroom to career, MSU Denver offers a place like no other to earn such a cost-effective bachelor’s degree in hospitality. Most of our students work within their desired industry while attending classes, further enhancing their knowledge and making them more attractive candidates for permanent employment. Our experienced faculty assist our students in recognizing their skills and developing the professionalism they’ll need for their career.
We maintain our curriculum to adapt to constantly changing industry standards and to fit our students’ needs. If you want to develop leadership skills and learn from the best, we invite you to become part of the Hospitality, Events, and Tourism family.
Our Program Options
July 6, 2020: Fall 2020 Admission Application Deadline
August 17, 2020: Fall Classes Begin
August 24, 2020: Last day to drop full semester classes with 100% refund
September 2, 2020: Last day to drop full semester classes with 50% refund
December 15, 2020: Spring 2021 Admission Application Deadline