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.

Admissions

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

Restaurants

  • Since many of our restaurants rely on our students for the full CIA dining experience, please refer to www.ciarestaurantgroup.com 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.

Shopping, Classes, and More for Enthusiasts

  • Learn about CIA NY's student commons building, on the campus in Hyde Park, NY
  • Student Commons

    At the center of all campus activity at CIA New York are the Student Commons, which house dining and recreation facilities, administrative offices, and classrooms. Open daily from 7 a.m. to 11 p.m., it is the place to dine, play, learn, or just hang with friends.

    The Egg

    The Egg is an extraordinary dining venue, providing seating for nearly 500 students with an additional 150 seats available outdoors. But it’s so much more than just a place to eat. For more information, please call 845-905-4747.

     

    This dining venue offers seating for 500 students with an additional 150 seats outdoors. At the Egg, you’ll also find:

    • A wide variety of dining choices at The Line, The Café, and the Innovation Station
    • Brewery classroom
    • A library and free book exchange with a fireplace study area
    • Seven lounge areas with couches, armchairs, and cocktail tables
    • Private room for student club meetings and dining
    • The EggA stage for open mic nights, karaoke, comedy shows, cooking demos, and more
    • A piano for impromptu use
    • Three 12x10 multimedia screens
    • State-of-the-art sound system
    • Over 50 device-charging stations
    • High speed Wi-Fi
    • Complimentary purified sparkling water stations
    • ATM and mailboxes
    • Live edible plant and herb wall
    • Marketplace featuring a variety of fresh, seasonal foods and beverages

    All dining options available seven days a week from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m.

    The mini coffee pastry shop is open from 7 a.m. to 11 p.m. when the college is in session.

    High-volume production breakfast available beginning at 5:30 a.m. when that class is in session.

    For more information about The Egg, please call 845-905-4747.

    Check out The Egg’s tremendous feature in Foodservice Equipment & Supply magazine >

    Student Recreation Center

    This facility offers a wide variety of centralized, on-campus athletic and recreation options, including:

    • Cardio center
    • Free-weight room
    • Circuit training area
    • Yoga and Pilates room
    • Gymnasium with two official-size basketball/volleyball courts
    • Indoor track
    • Six-lane pool
    • Two racquetball courts

    Outdoor sports facilities include an athletic field for softball and soccer, as well as two tennis courts.

    If you’d like to spend the weekend exploring the nearby Catskill and Berkshire ski areas, local golf courses, Taconic State Park, and New York City museums and theaters, call 845-451-1400 for information.

    Student Affairs Wing

    The Student Affairs Wing houses the following CIA departments:

    • Dean of Student Affairs
    • Counseling and Psychological Services
    • Health Services
    • Residence Life

    In addition, several student organizations have meeting space in this area, including:

    • Student Government Association
    • La Papillote, the campus newspaper
    • SPICE (Student Programming Igniting Campus Entertainment)