New York Fall Accepted Students Info

  • Information for the New York Fall Class

    Welcome to the CIA family!

    We can’t wait to have you on the CIA’s New York campus on September 6, 2022.

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    Accepted Student Days

    This could be you! Come to a CIA Accepted Student Day and you could be saying ‘I decided CIA’ next! Talk with current students, meet future classmates, and learn more about life on campus.

    Friday, February 18

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    Saturday, March 12

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    Friday, April 1

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    Saturday, April 30

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    Virtual Accepted Student Day

    Can’t make it to campus? This session will help introduce you to various CIA departments.

    Thursday, April 7
    5–7 p.m.

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  • Follow these steps to get started:

    Step 1

    Deposit Now

    Let everyone know you’re CIA bound! Pay your deposit on the student portal.

    Step 2

    File Your FAFSA

    Filed your FAFSA yet? Don’t delay, it’s easy. Don’t know which FAFSA to file? Read below.

    Step 3

    Explore the Portal

    CIA Main Menu—your student portal—is your one-stop shop for important information, deadlines, and forms.
  • Everything You’d Expect from a Campus Visit—Online!


    Stay Updated for Your Start Date

    Watch our video to learn about next steps, deposit dates, ordering uniforms, and the portal.


    Current CIA Student Q&A: Student Life

    During this Q&A session with current CIA students, you’ll find out what it’s really like to live and learn at the CIA in New York!


    Current CIA Student Q&A: Academics

    During this Q&A session with current CIA students, you’ll learn about how majors at the CIA in New York reflect the diverse food world!

    Visit our YouTube playlist for on-demand videos to learn more about CIA’s academics, campus life, financial aid, and more!

  • File your Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).

    The CIA federal code is 007304. Every year, students are able to file the newest FAFSA (for the following year) beginning in October.

    Which FAFSA Should I File?
    Entry Date FAFSA Year
    2021–22 2022–23* 2023–24^
    Fall 2022 No Yes
    Fall 2023 No No Yes

    * Please note: The 2022–23 FAFSA will be available in October 2021. Students will need to file a FAFSA each year while in attendance.
    ^ Please note: The 2023–24 FAFSA will be available in October 2022. Students will need to file a FAFSA each year while in attendance.

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    Knife Types

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    Knife Cuts

    Get cutting with Chef Garniero. He walks you through some basic cuts you’ll learn in Culinary Fundamentals.

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  • Students share their pride and excitement about becoming part of the CIA family.