Reduced Hours and Activities During Late July/August

We love to welcome campus visitors, but before you make your plans, please note that amazing changes are underway at the CIA campuses during the summer and our visiting hours and restaurant hours may be affected.

Please note that classes for degree and certificate program students at all of our U.S. campuses will not be in session from July 27–August 20, 2018. Classes will resume on August 21.

Admissions

  • The Admissions Office at all three campuses will be open to welcome prospective students and their families.

Restaurants

  • Since many of our restaurants rely on our students for the full CIA dining experience, please refer to www.ciarestaurantgroup.com for the most up-to-the-minute information.
  • At the New York campus, all restaurants will be closed during this period.
  • At the CIA at Greystone in St. Helena, California, The Bakery Café by illy will be open, but Gatehouse Restaurant will be closed.
  • At the CIA at Copia in Napa, California, The Restaurant at CIA Copia and Contimo Provisions will be open.
  • At the Texas campus, the CIA Live Fire Kitchen will be open Thursday–Sunday, and Nao will be closed.

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News

Emma Bengtsson, executive chef at New York City’s famous Nordic restaurant Aquavit, was commencement speaker at the New York campus of the CIA on July 6.
The CIA presents the latest segment of its World Culinary Arts Video Series: Baja California, now streaming online.
On Sunday, July 1, The Culinary Institute of America is hosting an all-day summer celebration, at the CIA at Copia, in downtown Napa.

Events

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Transfer Tuesday is an event for students wishing to transfer to The Culinary Institute of America. Get your culinary school questions answered now!
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Admissions information and open house event for students wishing to apply to The Culinary Institute of America at Greystone. Get your culinary school questions answered now!
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Admissions information event for students wishing to apply to The Culinary Institute of America. Get your culinary school questions answered now!

Blog

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“One career goal that I really want is to own my own business; to be specific, I want to open an Italian restaurant. CIA has all the right tools, education, and staff to help me get to my goals.” Major: Associate Degree in Culinary Arts Campus: Hyde Park, New York Hometown: Mumbai, India How did you become […]

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Celebrating the Stars and Stripes—All Weekend! Every year, CIA students celebrate Independence Day with a weekend full of fun, fitness, and (of course), food! This year’s Stars and Stripes Weekend kicked off with Friday night’s Stars and Stripes Dance on Anton Plaza. The dance party featured ice cream, music, and fireworks. More than 400 students […]

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