We all need downtime. Thankfully, your CIA experience at our New York campus in Hyde Park isn’t limited to just classrooms and kitchens. We offer a wide range of student activities, college organizations, events, and other opportunities to interact with fellow students, make new friends, and have fun along the way.
The CIA campus in Hyde Park, NY, offers several exercise programs that match any fitness level, including:
CIA student activities include several intramural sports. Registration is announced through our department e-newsletter, brochures, and signage within the Student Commons. Intramural sports include:
In addition, CIA student activities include tournaments and contests throughout the year, including:
Student-run clubs and organizations are a great way to immerse yourself in CIA campus life. They offer opportunities to meet new people, forge friendships, and engage in personal and professional growth activities.
Each CIA student organization at our New York campus is open to every student regardless of age, gender, sexual orientation, religion, race, color, national or ethnic origin, economic status, disability, veteran status, marital status, or any other group as protected by law. In addition, the CIA prohibits hazing of any type on its campuses or in any CIA-sponsored program. This includes soliciting, directing, aiding, or otherwise participating actively or passively by any student, staff, faculty, visitor, contactor, or third party in premeditated acts of power and control over others that lead to victimization.
Is there a club you want that’s missing? Then contact Danielle Schmalz, coordinator of student leadership, at Danielle.Schmalz@culinary.edu or 845-451-1414 to discuss ways to create a new CIA student organization.
Make sure to attend CLUB CON when you start at CIA! You can meet all of the current clubs and join those you like! Don’t see a club you like at Club Con? E-mail Danielle.Schmalz@culinary.edu and we can talk about starting a new club!
Throughout the year, the Student Activities Office at our New York campus sponsors several events for students on campus, including:
CIA student activities also include off-campus trips in the greater New York City area at a minimal cost to students. Destinations may include:
In addition, you can find plenty of fun things to do off-campus near Hyde Park on your own or with classmates, such as: