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    CIA Admissions Visits

    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.

  • On-Campus Events

  • 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!

    • Learn about the CIA and admissions requirements
    • Find out about financial aid and scholarship opportunities
    • Tour our amazing campus in California
    • Question and answer session with your admissions representative

    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.

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    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.

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    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!

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    Why wait? With our Instant Decision Appointments, you can request a one-on-one review of your application and supporting documents with a member of our admissions team! You bring the materials—and we’ll give you an admissions decision that same day!

    Appointments are available Monday–Friday from 8:30 a.m. through 5 p.m.

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  • Plus find out about exciting career opportunities in one of today’s hottest industries—foodservice and hospitality—and discover why a degree from The Culinary is the credential to have.

    Bring your completed application to this event and you’ll qualify for a $50 application fee waiver!

    If no events are listed for your location, view our full admissions calendar for other upcoming events >

     

    None scheduled at this time. Please check back at a later date.


    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 links below or call the CIA Admissions Department at 1-800-CULINARY (285-4627).

    If no events are listed for your location, view our full admissions calendar for other upcoming events >

     

    None scheduled at this time. Please check back at a later date.

  • 100% of CIA students get real-world experience during externships—there are more than 2,000 approved sites!