Opportunities for Hospitality Management Majors

  • Student Organizations

    Looking to build your resume, give back to the community, develop leadership skills, network with industry professionals, and make new friends? Join one the five active Hospitality Management student organizations! Check out each organization’s web page for more details, and the department calendar for events happening now.

    Club Managers Association of America

    This association networks with local hospitality business professionals at monthly meetings. The gatherings nurture relationships that advance the IUP hospitality brand and may lead to future employment for undergraduates.

    Eta Sigma Delta

    Eta Sigma Delta welcomes honors students in the fields of hospitality and tourism.

    Hospitality Ambassadors Program

    The Department of Hospitality Management has partnered with Indiana Regional Medical Center to create a volunteer program specific to Hospitality Management students. Students are encouraged to join and lead this emerging program focused on incorporating hospitality into healthcare. 

    Meeting Planners International

    Meeting Planners International enhances the professionalism and knowledge of the special events and meeting planning industry within the organization and its members.

    National Society of Minorities in Hospitality

    This society provides social gatherings that support your aspirations and put you in contact with industry professionals.

    Student Advisory Committee

    The SAC was created to gain valuable student input regarding the Hospitality Management Department., giving hospitality students an avenue to voice their opinions and ideas.

    Students in the Fund-Raising for Special Events course toured the Carnegie Museum of Natural History

    Photo: Students in the Fund-Raising for Special Events course toured the Carnegie Museum of Natural History catering and special events area with catering director Bill Jones.

    Student Organization Resources

    These resources provide guidance for hospitality management student organizations in the planning and execution of events and activities.