HFTP - Cougar Chapter

Welcome to our page! We are a student-led hospitality organization at the University of Houston.

We help our members realize and pursue their interests in the administrative aspect of the hospitality industry including finance, accounting, and technology. Like our page to find out about networking opportunities through monthly dinner meetings at various hotels and country clubs with HFTP Greater Houston; local social events; annual conferences around the country through the professional organ

Operating as usual

Photos from HFTP - Cougar Chapter's post 01/27/2024

Please spread the words and help us raise fund for our hotel’s staff spouse who has recently passed away.
May the spouse rest in peace 🕊️


You're all invited to our welcome back social!
Next Thursday, room 180.


Put this in your calendars people!!

Photos from HFTP - Cougar Chapter's post 01/22/2024

Just a wrap up of how our first Professional Meeting of the semester went!! A big thank you to all of our HFTPiers who participated and the wonderful Coronado Club for hosting! 💕


Make sure to stop by our table!! 😍
can't this wait to see you


Mark your calendars!
It's active member's celebration time💃🏼

Photos from HFTP - Cougar Chapter's post 11/20/2023

Get ready for this month's social!!
guess who stole the turkey and water balloon them!
🗓️November 26th and 27th
📍Student Lobby


UPDATE: Thank you so much for your support today! We are officially sold out. There will be no fundraiser tomorrow.
Happy Halloween 🎃

Photos from HFTP - Cougar Chapter's post 10/28/2023

We had a wonderful time at Carlton Woods Country Club for October professional meeting. Thank you so much for your gracious hospitality.


Mark the date and make sure you stop by our table! 💕

Photos from HFTP - Cougar Chapter's post 10/23/2023

Congratulations HFTPiers!!
HFTP Cougar Chapter was awarded as the 2023 Chapter of the year. Congratulations to all of our members, co-advisors and supporters.
we are so excited for the journey ahead!

Photos from HFTP - Cougar Chapter's post 10/23/2023

Wonderful social done with
thanks to all of you guys who joined us!
stay in touch for our upcoming events!


This month's Professional Meeting!
don't forget to RSVP.
link in our stories!


Who doesn't like Karaoke?!
Join us on our social this week.
RSVP link in our stories.


Make sure to catch this wonderful lecture and conquer your interview!

Photos from HFTP - Cougar Chapter's post 10/11/2023

Thank you HFTPiers for all your support and donations 💕


Don't forget about Marriot day!
RSVP link in our story and highlights.


Join us at the GRB tour on October 3th, and don't loose your chance to connect with industry professionals from multiple departments and George R. Brown Convention Center.
Make sure to RSVP before September 21st!
link for RSVP in our highlights.


Visit us at student lobby on 9/18 for our Mooncake Fundraiser!
you'll have a chance to win a Cougar Ground's Gift card with every purchase.


Get ready for this month's professional meeting at Hotel Zaza
Make sure to RSVP by 9/17 to reserve your spot!
link in our stories!

Photos from HFTP - Cougar Chapter's post 09/09/2023

Board of Directors
Hopefully you recognize these faces before we jump into introducing ourselves 😉
Our team is dedicated to providing great resources and helping your college journey to be fun and memorable.
Feel free to reach out if you have any questions!


This is an event you don't want to miss!
mark your calendars and tune in!


From our Welcome Back Social!
Thanks to all the people who showed up and we were more than excited to see our new members for this year!


Can't wait to see you!!!
Mark the date; we're gonna have so much fun!


Are you ready? 🤩
See us at the Org Fair to learn more about our organization.
More excitingly, we have some perks for you at the table. Visit us to claim!
See y’all in a few days!!


We cant wait to see you at Organization Fair!!!

🗓️August 29th and 30th,
📍Hilton Student Lobby.

Photos from HFTP - Cougar Chapter's post 08/21/2023

Welcome Back Coogs!!
We're so excited for the new semester and cannot wait to start the new journey.
We're back with our routine events and lots more!!
Go Coogs!


Happy Birthday, Taylor! Wishing you an amazing journey ahead of you 🥳 We are proud of you!!


Our last Professional Meeting of this semester will be at The Briar Club. Thank you for taking the opportunity to mingle with the Greater Houston Chapter, have a gourmet dinner, and learn amazing speaking topics!

Concurrently with the event, the Cougar Chapter will celebrate active members in Spring 2023 and introduce our new executive board. We want to show our appreciation to you, and thank you for staying with us thus far! ✨RSVP in the Upcoming highlight in our bio✨


Looking to de-stress after spring break? Join us at our de-stress social where we will decorate cookies and cupcakes and catch up with each other! ✨RSVP in the news highlight of our IG page✨ break

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Our Story

With a deeply rooted history in one of the world’s best hospitality school, our HFTP Cougar Chapter is dedicated to continue to promote, maintain, and advance the parent organization at University of Houston. We focus on delivering our members with the necessary resource, environment, and information to progress their career. With support from faculty and professionals, and a visionary leadership team, we invite YOU to join us in our journey to shape YOUR future where business hospitality, financials, and technologies will dominate.

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