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

Students doing an exercise in class.
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

Feb. 22, 2017

Student and alumni ties to UNLV inspire a campus cookie bomb.

Feb. 9, 2017

Four faculty researchers have been turning heads in their fields and well beyond.

Jan. 23, 2017

This new director brings wisdom and determination to the Harrah Hotel College’s executive education program.

Jan. 19, 2017

James Busser and Wen Chang provide resorts with the insights they need to keep star employees.

Jan. 5, 2017

From a new home for the Hotel College to student housing, needed parking and some new land, UNLV campus expansion was in the news in 2016.

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