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Admitted Students

Academy of Culinary ArtsCongratulations on your acceptance to IUP!

Once you have decided to attend IUP, here’s your next step:

$150 Nonrefundable Tuition Deposit

The tuition deposit is due by May 1 and declares your intent to attend IUP. (If you are interested in on-campus housing, you should plan to submit your deposit as soon as possible, as on-campus housing fills quickly and is offered on a first-come, first-served basis.)

After You’ve Paid Your Deposit

Throughout the spring and summer, you will receive a great deal of information from Culinary Admissions at IUP, both through standard mail and e-mail. Make sure you open and carefully read this information, so that you have a smooth transition to campus life at IUP this August.

Student Orientation

Meet Culinary faculty and staff, learn about the academy’s basic policies and procedures, and get to know some of the culinary students with whom you will be attending class this year. Attendance is mandatory at both phases of student orientation.

Phase One Culinary Orientation: Friday, August 7, 2015, at the IUP main campus in Indiana, Pa. (Parents/guardians are welcome.)

Phase Two Culinary Orientation: Saturday and Sunday, August 22 and 23, 2015, at the Academy of Culinary Arts in Punxsutawney, Pa. (For students only.) Tentative

Classes Begin: Monday, August 24, 2015 at 8:00 a.m.

All first-year culinary students begin at the Learning Center on the IUP Punxsutawny campus. Please wear your full uniform and be in class at 8:00 a.m.

Billing Information

Your Fall semester bill will be available on line the last week of July. You will be able to view the bill on line through IUP’s Easy Pay system at the Bursar’s Office. This bill will need to be paid in full before August 20, 2015, or arrangements made for payment options through IUP’s Bursar’s Office. Proof of payment from the Bursar will be required before we will be able to release your uniform order.

  • Academy of Culinary Arts
  • 1012 Winslow Street
    Punxsutawney, PA 15767
  • Phone: 800-438-6424
  • Fax: 814-938-1158
  • Office Hours
  • Monday through Friday
  • 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.