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 28–August 21, 2017. Classes will resume on August 22.


  • 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 our California campus locations (Copia and Greystone), The Restaurant at CIA Copia and The Bakery Café by illy will be open.
  • At the Texas campus, Nao will be open for lunch and the outdoor taco stand will also be open.

Shopping, Classes, and More for Enthusiasts

  • Learn where to stay near the CIA's San Antonio, Texas campus. A short list of accomodations close by, in San Antonio, TX.
  • Where to Stay

    San Antonio, TX

    CIA, San Antonio, TX Area Accommodations
    The following are within 10 minutes of the CIA, San Antonio.

    PLEASE NOTE: External sites are not endorsed by The Culinary Institute of America. We are not responsible for any content on the websites below, as they may have changed after being added to our listings. They are added for your convenience.

    Aloft San Antonio Airport
    838 NW Loop 410
    San Antonio, TX
    Special pricing and complimentary transportation
    to and from the CIA San Antonio

    Comfort Suites Alamo/Riverwalk
    505 Live Oak Street
    San Antonio, TX

    El Tropicano Riverwalk Hotel
    110 Lexington Avenue
    San Antonio, TX
    Code for special pricing:
    Culinary Institute of America

    Eva's Escape at the Gardenia Inn
    307 Beauregard Street
    San Antonio, TX, 78204

    Four Points by Sheraton San Antonio Downtown
    524 S. St. Mary's Street
    San Antonio, TX
    210-354-2888 (fax)
    Individual reservations can be made through our reservation department at 210-354-1333.

    Hotel Contessa
    306 W. Market Street
    San Antonio, TX
    Code for special pricing:
    Culinary Institute of America

    Hotel Emma
    136 E. Grayson Street
    San Antonio, TX 78215
    Code for 15% discount:

    Hotel Indigo at the Alamo
    105 N. Alamo
    San Antonio, TX 78205
    Code for special pricing:
    The Culinary Institute
    of America, San Antonio
    Hotel Valencia Riverwalk
    150 East Houston Street
    San Antonio, TX
    Code for special pricing: Corporate rate NEGCIA

    Marriott TownePlace Suites San Antonio Downtown
    409 E. Houston Street
    San Antonio, TX
    210-271-3754 (fax)
    Code for special pricing:
    Culinary Institute of America

    Marriott San Antonio Riverwalk
    889 East Market Street
    San Antonio, TX 78205

    Marriott San Antonio Rivercenter
    101 Bowie Street
    San Antonio, TX 78205

    O'Brien Historic Riverwalk
    116 Navarro Street
    San Antonio, TX

    Omni La Mansión del Rio
    112 College Street
    San Antonio, TX

    Sheraton Gunter Hotel
    205 East Houston Street
    San Antonio, TX
    Code for special pricing:
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    The Westin Riverwalk, San Antonio
    420 West Market Street
    San Antonio, TX
  • Contact Us

    The CIA San Antonio
    312 Pearl Parkway, Building 2, Suite 2102
    San Antonio, TX 78215
    Phone: 210-554-6400