Centers & Institutes
|Bringing research to industry.|
Hilton College is home to several prestigious, nationwide institutes that link academia and industry. National organizations such as the American Hotel & Lodging Association and Hospitality Financial and Technology Professionals chose to bring their research operations to Hilton College because of its extensive resources and worldwide reputation. The College also has developed its own institutes to benefit industry. All are housed here and have national and international reach.
American Hotel & Lodging Association (AH&LA) Information Center
This national center is the source for answers to hospitality-industry questions of every type.
Gaming Education and Research Institute (GERI)
GERI conducts research on gaming and offers educational opportunities on gaming management.
Hospitality Financial and Technology Professionals (HFTP) Research Institute
The institute is an authoritative resource for information on finance and technology issues for the hospitality industry.
Wine & Spirits Management Institute (W&SMI)
The Wine & Spirits Management Institute prepares students for careers in the wine and spirits industry while strongly emphasizing social responsibility.