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Center for Student Services

Get the most out of your experience at STHM

At the School of Sport, Tourism and Hospitality Management (STHM), our main focus is providing the best educational experience for our students — and our goals go way beyond. Our curriculum and resources will help you get the most out of your experience from day one to graduation day.

STHM provides many valuable resources to ensure the success of students during their time here and after. The STHM Center for Student Services (CSS) is one of the most important resources to helping you get the most during your time here. Working closely with admissions officers, academic advisors and program managers, CSS ensures that you can easily leverage all the opportunities at STHM.

Student Services

Student Advising

STHM’s advising unit provides individualized information on placement exams and results, majors, minors, course sequence and load, scheduling, career planning, academic resources and more. Learn more about STHM Student Advising.


STHM’s award-winning curriculum combines the world’s leading industry executives, most-distinguished faculty and student input creating the most innovative and rigorous programs in the country. Learn more about the curriculum of the undergraduate programs at STHM.

Study Abroad and Exchange Opportunities

Tourism, hospitality, sport and recreation are global industries. Study abroad programs are a part of the Temple experience. The skills acquired from a study abroad experience are of value to the aforementioned industries. All students are strongly encouraged to participate. Learn more about STHM Study Abroad and Exchange Opportunities.

Student Organizations & Honors Societies

The world of sport, tourism and hospitality is extremely diverse and offers many professional organizations matching a wide range of interests. Our Student Organizations and Honors Societies are the perfect way for you learn more about your area of interest and begin to build your professional network. Learn more about Student Organizations & Honors Societies.


STHM holds graduation ceremonies for each graduation cycle and there is a lot to think about. CSS is here to help with all your questions and concerns. Learn more about Graduation, Important Deadlines and Events.

Connect With Us

Our goal is to help you. The staff at the Center for Student Services act as advisors to all STHM students, providing any guidance or resources that will help you succeed.

To learn more about CSS and the opportunities we offer, contact us today.

Center for Student Services
Speakman Hall Suite 106
1810 N. 13th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19122
Phone: 215-204-8905
Fax: 215-204-8705

Jarvis Bailey, EdD
Director of Student Services
Phone: 215-204-1754

  • All juniors majoring in Sport and Recreation Management
  • All fourth and fifth year seniors majoring in Sport and Recreation Management or Tourism and Hospitality Management
  • 4+1 Students (invitation only)

Lauren McCulligan, MLA
Academic Advisor II – UG/GR
Phone: 215-204-8759
Advises (Undergraduate):

  • International students
  • Pre-Business majors
  • ROTC/Veteran students
  • STHM Honor students
  • Student-Athletes

Advises (Graduate):

  • Executive Master of Science in Sport Business students
  • Master in Hospitality Management students
  • Master of Science in Travel and Tourism students

Giavanna Garsey
Associate Academic Advisor
Phone: 215-204-8161

  • All freshmen and sophomores majoring in Sport and Recreation Management
  • All freshmen, sophomores, and juniors majoring in Tourism and Hospitality Management
  • Students interested in the Event Leadership, Sport Management, and Sport Marketing
  • Students interested in the Sport Management and Tourism and Hospitality Management Minors

Jim Alton, MSEd
Manager of Student Services
Phone: 215-204-7140

  • Master of Science in Sport Business students