Innovating the Future of Hospitality

It’s your turn to play an instrumental part in the changing landscape of hospitality. If you have a passion for people and creating memorable experiences—via lodging, restaurants, hotel and real estate development, culinary, events, and tourism—your creativity and fresh, innovative and entrepreneurial thinking are now in high demand.

At SHA you’re part of a dynamic and collaborative community, elevating you to new heights. Our distinguished faculty, comprised of contemporary researchers and leading global industry practitioners, will challenge and inspire you to think outside your comfort zone to stretch the limits of your imagination. SHA’s foundational business courses, including finance, analytics, asset management, revenue management, leadership, operations—complemented by thought-provoking electives such as entrepreneurship, experience management, hospitality design, advanced food and beverage, and digital marketing, will equip you to thrive in today's industry while preparing for tomorrow's challenges.

Undergraduate Programs

Whether you choose Hospitality Administration or Hospitality & Communication, you'll learn from the best in the industry and gain hands-on experience.

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Graduate Programs

Advance your career with a Master of Management in Hospitality, Master of Science in Hospitality Real Estate, or Master of Science in Hospitality Management.

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Featured News

May 7, 2024
Lisa Lutoff-Perlo announced as SHA 2024 Convocation Speaker

Boston University School of Hospitality Administration (BU SHA) is proud to announce the 2024 Convocation Speaker, Lisa Lutoff-Perlo. The School’s 41st Convocation is on Saturday, …

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April 26, 2024
[BU Today] Does “Tipping Fatigue” Justify Paying Minimum Wage …

“Tipping fatigue has hit American consumers hard,” ABC News reported about the backlash to burgeoning gratuity requests for things such as takeout. Two-thirds of Americans have negative …

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April 26, 2024
[AFAR] Michelin Unveils New Hotel Ratings, Michelin “Keys”

Only 11 hotels in the United States were awarded Michelin's highest distinction as part of the company's newly announced hotel rating system. The system is …

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