Welcome to the CIA family!
We can’t wait to have you on the CIA’s California campus on September 7, 2021. Follow these steps to get started:
There’s no better way to see what the CIA has to offer than to visit! Check out an informative tour conducted by our admissions staff or join us for an interactive culinary demonstration. Find California events >
Join current students and CIA staff to learn more about your future home. We encourage you to turn your camera on, ask questions, and get to know your future classmates.
Thursday, March 113:30–4:30 p.m. PT
Thursday, March 183:30–4:30 p.m. PT
Thursday, March 253:30–4:30 p.m. PT
The CIA federal code is 007304. Every year, students are able to file the newest FAFSA (for the following year) beginning in October.
* Please note: The 2022–23 FAFSA will be available in October 2021. Students will need to file a FAFSA each year while in attendance.
Safety first! Chef Tobias checks in to show you how properly handle and sharpen your knives.
Learn the best knife for the job with Chef DelleRose and get a peek at his personal collection.
Get cutting with Chef Garniero. He walks you through some basic cuts you’ll learn in Culinary Fundamentals.
Check out additional instructional videos from your future CIA chefs.