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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  • Career Services at the CIA's Texas Campus
  • Texas Campus Career Services

    Putting your education to work!

    Our Career Services Office will help you turn your CIA degree into a career. As a CIA student you will:

    • Receive personalized assistance with creating your career management plan.
    • Sharpen your skills and make industry connections on a semester-long internship at one of more than 1,200 CIA-approved establishments.
    • Attend Career Networking Days on the Texas campus or virtually connect with recruiters at the four Career Fairs held on the New York campus.
    • Use Culinary Connect to help you track down your next career move. Both students and graduates can use this online tool to:
      • Search jobs posted by employers looking specifically for CIA grads.
      • Search by field, city, state, country, cuisine, and restaurant quality designation.
      • Get personal contact info to use when applying or making inquiries to a company.
    • Learn practical career skills.
      • Associate degree students will write resumes and cover letters, as well as learn valuable interviewing skills, as part of their Externship Prep Seminars.
      • Bachelor’s degree students pursuing a Management degree will go a step further as they learn about recruiting, selecting, hiring, and training employees.
    • Have life-long access to our all of our career services.
  • Contact Us

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