Why did I choose the Kemmons Wilson School?

Eric WilsonMy ultimate goal is to manage a private club. Thanks to my education and experiences here, I think I'll be able to achieve that.

Eric Wilson

The Place to be
     Kemmons Wilson School
     Degree Programs
     Scholarships
     Apply for Scholarships

Student Associations
     National Society of Minorities
     in Hospitality

Real Experiences
     Student Success Stories
     Internships
     Career Opportunities

They're Behind Us
     Faculty & Staff

Contact Us

Welcome

Where Your Future Begins

The Kemmons Wilson School of Hospitality and Resort Management at the University of Memphis, created and named for the founder of Holiday Inns, has positioned itself as a prominent program providing a contemporary hospitality education, with an emphasis on lodging and resort operations.  Students learn what it takes to effectively run a successful hospitality business through a mix of class work, applied industry experiences and a required internship in lodging & hospitality operations.  Management and leadership skills are delivered through course work focusing on asset management, facility development, human resources, resort management, food & beverage cost controls and revenue management.  Housed in a full-service, award winning Holiday Inn hotel and conference center, students see first hand service standards, business challenges and real-time operations.

Graduates in Hospitality and Resort Management receive the B.A. degree.  Our program provides an education designed to prepare students for a 21st century career in a field that is one of the largest employers in the world.

Please contact our office if you have questions or to schedule an appointment to visit.

We look forward to meeting you!

 

Sincerely,

Dr. Radesh Palakurthi

Director and InterContinental Hotel Group Endowed Chair of Excellence

Kemmons Wilson School of Hospitality and Resort Management

 

 

Text Only | Print | Got a Question? Ask TOM | Contact Us | Memphis, TN 38152 | 901/678-2000 | Copyright 2014 University of Memphis | Important Notice | Last Updated: 
Last Updated: 4/16/14