Interested in applying for one of our innovative degree or certificate programs? We have lots of ways for you to connect with the CIA and find out more, including the on-campus, online, and regional events below. Plan your CIA visit: get directions, lodging info, and more.
Visit us during your summer vacation and see our spectacular Napa Valley campus for yourself, right in the heart of Wine Country. Join us for an Admissions Open House to discover the world-class education, expert faculty, vibrant campus, and valuable networking that will lead you to an exciting and rewarding career.
Learn how the CIA’s associate degree programs can start you on the road to a successful and rewarding culinary career. Join us for an Admissions Open House and discover the many opportunities that await you in the foodservice and hospitality industry!
Open Houses are held multiple times a month. Sign up online to reserve your spot. Registration begins at 9:30 a.m. with the program starting at 10 a.m. Please note the dates and locations of the events below.
View Dates & Register Now
Once you’ve been accepted to the CIA, Accepted Student Day is a great way to see the campus firsthand, find out what’s next for you, and get a taste of life at the college.
Come visit us and get key info about enrollment steps, financial aid, and student employment. You’ll also enjoy a lively culinary demonstration, tour our beautiful campus, hear from students and faculty, and savor some fabulous food.
Space is limited, and is on a first-come, first-served basis—so reserve your spot ASAP. We can’t wait to welcome you to campus!
These personal, one-on-one events are a great way to discover how the CIA fits into your future. Your admissions officer will get to know you as you talk about your goals and work together on your admissions plan. Come prepared with tons of questions! Plus, if you bring your completed application form to this event, you will receive a $50 application fee waiver!
To schedule an appointment for one of these events, please sign up online using the link below or call the CIA Admissions Department at 1-800-CULINARY (285-4627).
Join us for one of these regional receptions and discover the countless opportunities that await you at the world’s premier culinary college.
Bring your completed application and you’ll qualify for a $50 application fee waiver.
RSVP as soon as possible—space is limited. To schedule an appointment for one of these events, please sign up online using the link below or call the CIA Admissions Department at 1-800-CULINARY (285-4627).
Join us for an online admissions information session specifically designed for international students. During the presentation, you’ll learn about the college, admissions process, and available funding. You’ll receive information about our beautiful residential campus and learn all about being a student at the world’s premier culinary college. Bring your questions and speak to an international admissions representative live via webinar.