Hotel management

Cultivate Cougar Lands

The Cougar Grounds relocation is part of something bigger afoot at Hilton College, the world’s only hospitality program where students work and study at a full-service, internationally-branded hotel (70% of college members). hotel staff are students). In addition to the Cougar Grounds expansion, there is a $30 million expansion and renovation of Hilton University in Houston. The sparkling new five-story, 70-room tower is set to open in February 2023. Hotel occupancy will nearly double to 150 rooms, allowing the hotel to host larger parties for weddings, university conferences and events.

“The integration of all of our operations, including Cougar Grounds and the soon-to-be-renovated new Hilton Towers, is essential to maintaining our role as the world’s leading hotel management company,” said Reynolds. “It’s an exciting time.”

Jasmine Fraire, a Dallas senior who will be graduating with her bachelor’s and master’s degrees from Hilton College in December, says with caffeinated confidence that there’s no better place for students to prepare for a successful career in the world. ‘hotel. More than 92% of Hilton College students have jobs lined up after graduation.

“At Cougar Grounds, we have a diverse group of colleagues, and we learn and work with products from around the world,” said Fraire, also a student supervisor. “This is a great opportunity in one of the best programs in the world.”

Cougar Grounds Extended Fall Semester Hours

  • Monday to Thursday, 7:30 a.m. to 8 p.m.
  • Friday, 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  • Saturday from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. (closed on Sunday)

Cougar Grounds 2 (in the Health 2 building)

  • Monday to Thursday, 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  • Friday, 7:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.
  • Closed Saturday and Sunday