Higher Education

College students

Hospitality & Foodservice Strategy

Retail, Conference & Event Strategy

Facility Planning & Programming

Contract Advisory Services

Strategic Marketing & Branding

Representative Clients

Cornell UniversityBusiness School Hospitality Strategy & Programming
Kent State UniversityContract Advisory Services
Montgomery CollegeHospitality Program Strategic Planning
University of California, RiversideAlumni Visitors Center Development
University of MinnesotaContract Advisory Services
University of Southern CaliforniaConference Center Renovation Program
Virginia TechWeb Site Navigation & Redesign
Wingate UniversityContract Advisory Services
Yale UniversityRetail Strategic Planning & Programming
More Clients...
Cal Poly, San Luis ObispoFoodservice Master Planning
California State University, NorthridgeFoodservice Master-Planning
California State University, Los AngelesUniversity Center Programming
California State University, Long BeachRetail Strategic Planning
Oregon State UniversityResidential Dining and Event Center Planning
Santa Clara UniversityRetail Strategic Planning and Meal Plan Analysis
Stanford UniversityRetail and Residential Dining Strategic Planning
Tufts UniversityRetail Strategic Planning and Programming
University of California, BerkeleyRetail Market Insights
University of California, DavisUniversity Center Redevelopment Planning
University of California, IrvineUniversity Club Redevelopment Planning
University of California, Santa BarbaraResidential Dining Insights
University of ConnecticutOperations & Management Analysis
University of KentuckyLaw School Branding Study
University of MassachusettsHotel and Alumni Visitors Center Study
University of MinnesotaResidential Dining Insights


  • Facility Development & Expansion Studies
  • Outsourcing & Best Practices
  • Benchmark Studies
  • Demographic & Lifestyle Profiling
  • Online Quantitative Surveys
  • Campus Stakeholder Discussion Groups
  • Market Analysis & Positioning
  • Facility Planning & Programming
  • Concept Development
  • RFP Development & Contract Negotiations
  • Space Programming & Equipment Specification
  • Organizational Development
  • Operational Audits & KPI’s
  • Management & Operational Benchmarking
  • Campus Foodservice Master-Planning
  • Redevelopment & Repositioning Strategies
  • Residential & Retail Dining
  • Brand Building & Strategy

Pulse Group University Dining Service Operator Overview

WHAT’S THE RIGHT SERVICE MODEL? Contract or self-operation?

The current dining model has been disrupted for both self-operated and contract. What are the key factors to consider?

Learn more about The Pulse Group’s Contract Advisory Services.






Services are being unbundled and delivering value is harder than ever.

Let The Pulse Group professionals help you navigate these uncertain times to maintain and build trust and brand value. Learn more about The Pulse Group’s Higher Education Services.