We love to welcome campus visitors, but before you make your plans, please note that our visiting hours and restaurant hours may be affected.

Classes for degree and certificate program students at all of our U.S. campuses will not be in session from July 27–August 19, 2019. Classes will resume on August 20.


  • 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 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, CA, The Bakery Café by illy will be open, but Gatehouse Restaurant will be closed.
  • At The CIA at Copia in Napa, CA, The Restaurant at CIA Copia, Grove, and Contimo Provisions will be open.
  • At the Texas campus, the CIA Live Fire Kitchen will be open Thursday–Sunday, and Savor will be closed.

Shopping, Classes, and More for Enthusiasts

  • The Vineyard Lodge Housing Center, CIA housing for students on the Greystone campus in St. Helena, CA.
  • CIA Housing in California

    At The Culinary Institute of America, our goal is to make your experience as comfortable and enjoyable as possible should you choose to reside on our Greystone campus in California.

    CIA housing includes residence halls where you can study quietly while making new friends. Each location includes a full-time professional residence director who is available to help you. In addition, CIA Residence Life staff members are trained to make you feel at home.

    Apply for CIA Housing at Greystone

    All new and returning students must complete the on-campus housing request form on the CIA Main Menu (Student Portal) by selecting “Apply for Campus Housing” on your “To-Do” list and completing the housing application.

    Please complete all fields on the application in order for us to best fill your housing assignment. You will receive notification of your room assignment via the Residence Life page on your portal (the same location you use to apply for housing). Your assignment and roommate information will be posted about three weeks prior to your arrival/return date (we do not provide assignments via mail or by phone).

    Off Campus Housing Near the CIA at Greystone

    Prefer to live off campus? You can explore CIA off-campus housing options through Places4Students.com, an off-campus housing listing service.

    List Your Rental Property

    With 4 entry dates per year, CIA California has a constant flow of incoming students. If you’re a landlord who would like to include your property in the database, please register at Places4Students.com to list your rental. If you have any questions, call 707-967-2420.

    Please note that the CIA is not responsible for the content of these third-party websites, so some listings may change without our knowledge.

  • Contact Us

    Student Affairs
    2555 Main Street
    St. Helena, CA 94574
    Phone: 707-967-2486