HTM Student Services (Marriott Hall, room 135):

If you need to talk to an advisor please go online and make an appointment with your advisor to insure you get to talk to them. Appointments can be made with your Advisor on the registration tab. Please note new appointment system

HTM Career Center:

Maria Poynter, Career Coordinator, Marriott Hall room 128 or .


Hospitality Meeting Reality - 2019 Career Fair 

September 24th - 25th
Tuesday 8-24 Career Fair / PMU South Ballroom 1:00-4:00pm
Wednesday 8-25 Interview Day / YONG, STEW, & PMU 8:00 - 5:00pm
Information contact: Marie Poynter 

Mandatory Orientation Meeting for HTM 302 Internship and HTM 202 Work Experience.

This is for Spring, Summer & Fall 2020.

Tuesday, October 22, 2019 @ 12:00pm in MRRT Hall, room 148
Thursday, October 24, 2019 @ 8:00pm in MRRT Hall, room 148

Study Abroad:

Nepal and the Foothills of Everst Callout: Thur. Sept. 19th in MRRT 265 @ 6:30pm

Spring Break 2020 Study Abroad information session: Thursday, Sept. 26th @ 7:00pm in MRRT 237.

GO to website to see all other Study Abroad programs.  


CHINA Internship/Study Abroad Program Application forms are available and accepted immediately by visiting and/or talk with your HTM academic advisor. Come to find out about this one-of-a-kind program. Since its inception in 2000, over 200 HTM students have participated in the program, which carries 12 HTM credits, including HTM202, 302, 181, 372, and 390.  The program is financially sponsored by multinational hotel companies such as Shangri-La, InterContinental, Novotel, and Sofitel. The generous corporate sponsorship covers international airfare and room and board up to $38K. Come to the callouts to discover more about the program and learn from the former participants; or you can start the application by visiting and/or talk with your HTM academic advisor.

Mallorca, Spain Semester program:   Study and work in one of the most beautiful locations in all of Europe. Come learn about this full semester Study Abroad program which incorporates either HTM 202 or HTM 302.  Please remember that you would also be eligible to receive $3000 in Purdue Study Abroad Scholarship.  For information please contact Dr. Howard Adler  494-5998

Italy: Culture & Cuisine of Italy Study (Maymester) Contact: Dr. Richard Ghiselli 

Ecuador and the Galapagos Islands:Winter Break 2019-2020. (Dec. 27th, 2019 - Jan 9th 2020) For more informatin, contact: Dr. Howard Adler: 765-496-1362 or 

Special Topics/Events:

Independent Study Opportunity:

Interested in how tourism can make the world a better place? Join Dr Day in an Independent Study of Sustainable Tourism (HTM390) in Fall. The course will include research into best practices of sustainable tourism from around the world. For more information – Contact Dr Day at gjday@purdue.e


Attention: 2020 Linda Thompson Memorial Schoarship  

Current scholarship opportunities information can be found at: 

Hospitality & Tourism Management, 900 W. State Street, West Lafayette, IN 47907, PH:(765) 494-4643, Fax: (765) 494-0327

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