ERIC Number: EJ486667
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1994
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No Vacancy: Inn Provides Revenue Source for Financially Troubled Institute.
Bridges, Jerry G.; Brant, Joseph F.
Business Officer, v28 n1 p40-43 Jul 1994
The Peabody Institute of Baltimore (Maryland), the Johns Hopkins University's music school, addressed its financial problems by converting four campus buildings into an inn used to house Elderhostel participants. Annual program revenues cover all costs and yield a financial reserve for the school. (MSE)
Descriptors: College Administration, Continuing Education, Entrepreneurship, Facility Improvement, Financial Problems, Higher Education, Hotels, Income, Nontraditional Students, Older Adults, Retrenchment
National Association of College and University Business Officers. 1110 Vermont Avenue NW Suite 800, Washington, DC 20005. Tel: 800-462-4916; Tel: 202-861-2500; Fax: 202-861-2583; Web site: http://www.nacubo.org
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Administrators; Practitioners
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