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.


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


  • Since many of our restaurants rely on our students for the full CIA dining experience, please refer to 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.

Shopping, Classes, and More for Enthusiasts

  • CIA Athletic Facilities on Campus
  • CIA Athletics Facilities in New York

    Located behind Rosenthal Hall and overlooking the Hudson River, CIA athletics facilities in Hyde Park, NY, welcome all students to participate in physical activities. Our 52,000-square-foot Student Recreation Center includes:

    • A gymnasium with two official-size basketball/volleyball courts
    • Two racquetball courts
    • Group exercise studio
    • Indoor running track
    • Fitness center with a free-weight room
    • Six-lane swimming pool
    • Locker rooms, showers, and saunas

    Outdoor facilities include:

    • Natural turf, regulation soccer and softball fields
    • Two tennis courts