Study the art, science, and business of hospitality in the world's greatest laboratory.

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A professor explaining a topic to two students.
Professional development work seminar.
Construction of the new Hospitality Hall.

Located in the heart of the hotel, gaming and tourism industries, UNLV’s William F. Harrah College of Hotel Administration is uniquely positioned to offer students the real-world skills they need to succeed in the dynamic field of hospitality. Whether you’re interested in event planning, marketing, operations, food and beverage or gaming, the Harrah Hotel College will not only prepare you for your first job … but for a life-long career.

What's Happening

Apr. 25, 2017

Las Vegas set the stage for the career of Kathy Dyke, the Hotel Administration Alumna of the Year.

Apr. 18, 2017

From professional reasons to personal connections, faculty across campus share why they’re fond of certain works they penned.

Apr. 3, 2017

eSports is moving from huddles around a computer to becoming the next big spectator sport — and resorts are betting that it’ll bring Millennials into casinos.

Mar. 30, 2017

Some thoughts on what might go into our campus of tomorrow.

Mar. 23, 2017

Annual fundraising event has grown from warehouse gamble into a full-blown food festival. Former dean shares the story of how it started.

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  • Assistant Professor, Hotel Administration