• Hospitality Management Professional Development

    Career Fair hosted over 130 students and 25 companies

  • Professional Networking Event

    Over 150 freshmen, sophomores, juniors, and seniors engaged with alumni and industry professionals from 35 hospitality management businesses


    “Amadeus is excited to be the Hospitality Management Program’s technology partner. Industry specific software skills are critical for careers in hospitality, and for graduates to be competitive in today’s marketplace.” -- Gillian Tierney, Vice President of Human Resources

    We provide industry certifications and technology training that make you stand out from all the others!

Experience Professional Development and Mentoring



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Through career development, alumni mentoring, and placement, you will become more competitive in the job market and be prepared for a successful and rewarding career. How?

•  Quality industry experience.
•  Career development workshops to develop critical professional skills.
•  One on one mentoring through alumni partnership.
•  Assistance with selection of the right career path.
•  Network connection with seasoned alumni in top industry positions.
•  Relevant industry certifications to enhance your marketability.
•  800-hours of paid formal quality work experience, including a 400-hour professional and structured paid internship.
•  Near 100% placement rate.
•  Starting salaries competitive to the market.

Recent Career News

Seniors accepted positions with companies such as:

Star Restaurant Group, DC
Ribelle Restaurant, MA
Omni, Boston, MA
Omni, Nashville, TN
Ocean Properties, ME
Marriott, DC
Star Restaurant Group
IBM Watson, Cambridge, MA
Kimpton Hotels, Boston, MA
Starwood, San Francisco, CA
Martignetti Companies, NH
Destination Hotels & Resorts, CO
Omni, CT
Eastward Ho Country Club, MA
Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts
Row 34, NH

Summer Internships

Hilton Worldwide Paris, France and Prague, Czech Republic - Lodging Operations
Lewis Family Foundation Kensington, NH - Hotel and Event Marketing Operations
TD Garden - Delaware North - Boston, MA
Wyndham Hotel New Yorker - New York, NY
Westin Hotels and Resorts
Hyatt Hotels Corporation
Exquisite Events - Narragansett, RI
Omni Mt. Washington Hotel - Bretton Woods, NH
Star Restaurant Group - Washington, DC
Alyeska Resort - Gridwood, Alaska

University of New Hampshire Hospitality Management Program


Career Placement

A sample of companies that have interviewed and/or hired Hospitality Management seniors include:

Benchmark Senior Living
Boston Concessions
Boston Park Plaza
Club Corporation of America
Destination Hotels and Resorts
Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts
Greystone Communities
Hilton Hotels Corporation
Hyatt Hotels Corporation
Kimpton Hotels
Marriott International Hotels and Resorts
Newmarket Software International
Ocean Properties
Omni Hotels

Pizza Hut
Rare Hospitality Corporation
Ritz Carlton Hotels and Resorts
Row 34
Starwood Hotels and Resorts
The Mount Washington
The Mountain View Grand
The Waldorf Astoria
The Woodlands
UNO Restaurant Corporation
Walt Disney World
World Trade/Seaport Hotel
Wyndham Hotels
Star Restaurant Group
IBM Watson

To further assist with the placement process, contact Donna Stickney, donna.stickney@unh.edu

Hospitality Management Program
Peter T. Paul College of Business and Economics
10 Garrison Avenue
Durham, NH 03824



Develop a robust mentor program between the Hospitality Management Advisory Board members and students in an effort to improve their career development and enhance career opportunities, insuring the success of our graduates and an elevated awareness of the UNH Hospitality Management Program's quality in academics and our professional development programs that lead to stronger future industry leaders.


  • Both UNH alumni and non-alumni business/community leaders serve as mentors
  • Hospitality Management student body serve as mentees
  • Provide business/community leaders an avenue to give back of their time and talent to UNH