MSU Denver

Join us in a world of hospitality!

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.


Why MSU Denver School of Hospitality?

Jackson Lamb in standing in front of a world map while holding multiple wine glasses.
Photo credit: Alyson McClaran


Classes Taught by Industry Professionals!

Chef Jackson Lamb has a wealth of knowledge from working in the hospitality industry; he guides our students to find internships and connects them with other industry leaders.

Important Dates

Friday, April 1, 2022: Last Day to Withdraw (Full-Semester Classes)

Monday, May 9 – Saturday, May 14, 2022: Final Exam Week

Friday, May 13, 2022: Commencement

Friday, May 20, 2022: Grades Available Online at Student Hub

Tuesday, May 31, 2022: Maymester Classes Begin

Friday, June 10, 2022: Tuition Payment Deadline

Monday, June 13, 2022: Classes Begin (Full-Semester, 8-week classes only)

Thursday, June 16, 2022: Last day to self-register for Summer classes and last day to drop full semester classes with 100% refund

Tuesday, June 21, 2022: Last day to drop full semester Summer classes with 50% refund

Friday, July 1, 2022: Fall 2022 Admissions Application Deadline

Monday, July 4, 2022: Independence Day Holiday Observed (Campus Closed)

Wednesday, July 13, 2022: Petition for In-State Tuition Form Deadline

Tuesday, July 19th, 2022: Last Day to Withdraw (“W”) from Summer 2022 Full-Term (8-wk) Courses

Saturday, August 6th, 2022: Summer 2022 Classes End (Full-Semester, 8-Week Classes Only)

Thursday, August 11th, 2022: Summer 2022 Grades Due from Faculty by Noon

Friday, August 12th, 2022: Grades Available Online in Student Hub

Friday, August 19th, 2022: Tuition Payment Deadline

Monday, August 22nd, 2022: Classes Begin (Full-Semester Classes)

Sunday, August 28th, 2022: Last day to self-register for Summer classes and last day to drop full semester classes with 100% refund

Learn More About Us

Learn about the School of Hospitality, including Our Mission, the Hospitality Learning Center, and more!

Our Story: School of Hospitality

School of Hospitality

Located in the Hospitality Learning Center (HLC)

Address: 1190B Auraria Parkway Room 209

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Mailing Address:


School of Hospitality

PO Box 173362

Campus Box 60

Denver, CO 80217-3362

Contact Information:


Phone: 303-615-1616

Email: [email protected]