Visit the CIA in California

  • CIA California Admissions Visits

    Thinking of enrolling at our campus in St. Helena, CA? We have lots of ways for you to connect with the CIA and find out more.

  • Everything You’d Expect from a Campus Visit—Online!


    Campus Tour

    See the highlights of our beautiful, wine country campus in this one-minute video.


    Online Information Session

    Join our admissions counselor for an on-demand info session about the programs and opportunities at our California campus.


    Financial Aid 101

    Find out how you can maximize your financial aid package with the FAFSA, scholarship opportunities, grants, and loan programs.

    California Campus - Interactive Campus Map

    Interactive Campus Map

    Take a look inside our residence halls, academic facilities, and more!


    Cooking Demo

    Get a taste of what you’ll learn as a CIA student—perfect technique and the “why” behind the recipe. Get the full recipe here.


    Accepted Student Info Session

    Already accepted? Congrats! This on-demand session will help you get ready for your first day at CIA.

    Visit our YouTube playlist for on-demand videos just for prospective students to learn more about CIA's academics, campus life, financial aid, and more!
  • Allison Stapleton - California Campus

    Allison Stapleton
    Assistant Director—Admissions

    Allison is available to answer questions you may have about the CIA’s California campus and the baking and pastry arts program. Contact her directly at: Allison.Stapleton@culinary.edu or by phone: 707-967-2338.

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    Ella Crawford - California Campus

    Ella Crawford
    Admissions Counselor

    Ella is available to answer questions regarding the CIA’s California campus and the culinary arts program. Contact her directly at: Ella.Crawford@culinary.edu or by phone: 707-967-2493.

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