Niagara offered the world’s first bachelor’s degree in tourism.
The college is ranked in the top 20 hospitality and tourism programs in the country.
Niagara University was the 7th program in the country to be accredited.
We were the 4th hospitality and tourism program in the country to have achieved college status.
Our College is a founding member of Hotel Schools of Distinction (HSD), that is a global alliance of premier hotel schools in partnership with hospitality industry leaders dedicated to creating high-quality talent by sharing knowledge and research.
Niagara has a hospitality partnership agreement with Carlson, a brand hospitality and tourism company with operations in 140 countries.
The College is the 2002 recipient of the Institutional Achievement Award of the International Society of Travel and Tourism Educators.
Niagara University is the only program in the country to publish a journal for industry managers (The Rooms Chronicle).
We offer work abroad programs in luxury hotels in Lake Como, Italy and Cusco, Peru.