Reduced Hours and Activities During Late July/August

We love to welcome campus visitors, but before you make your plans, please note that amazing changes are underway at the CIA campuses during the summer and our visiting hours and restaurant hours may be affected.

Please note that classes for degree and certificate program students at all of our U.S. campuses will not be in session from July 27–August 20, 2018. Classes will resume on August 21.


  • The Admissions Office at all three campuses will be open to welcome prospective students and their families.


  • Since many of our restaurants rely on our students for the full CIA dining experience, please refer to for the most up-to-the-minute information.
  • At the New York campus, all restaurants will be closed during this period.
  • At the CIA at Greystone in St. Helena, California, The Bakery Café by illy will be open, but Gatehouse Restaurant will be closed.
  • At the CIA at Copia in Napa, California, The Restaurant at CIA Copia and Contimo Provisions will be open.
  • At the Texas campus, the CIA Live Fire Kitchen will be open Thursday–Sunday, and Nao will be closed.

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  • Safety and Security at the CIA
  • Safety and Security at CIA New York

    At the CIA, your personal safety is our top priority. The entire CIA community is committed to fostering an environment where all students, faculty, and staff feel secure. Our Campus Safety Report (PDF) details the steps we take to ensure the safety of you and your colleagues.

    In addition, CIA safety officers maintain a 24-hour presence on campus. If you need assistance, please contact our security staff anytime at 845-451-1268.

    In emergencies, please call 911 first, then call CIA campus security at 845-451-1268 or ext. 1111 from a campus phone.