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Visit the Culinary Academy

Meet our faculty, talk to our students, tour our kitchens—and see why our culinary and baking programs are producing graduates with jobs in four- and five-diamond properties across the nation.

Chef Pike with studentsWeekday Baking Buffet Tours

Our Weekday Baking Buffet Tour is a sweet visit program! You’ll learn about both culinary arts and baking and pastry arts while you are treated to sweet samples from our second-year baking and pastry classes.
Next:  December 12 and February 6
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Saturday Open Houses

Open House is our most extensive visit program! Enjoy demos, food tastings, ice carving, and more while you talk with many students and chef instructors in both the culinary and baking and pastry programs. 
Next:  March 21
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Small Group Visits

If our visit dates just don’t work for you, give us a call at 800-438-6424 or send an e-mail to culinary-arts@iup.edu. We will arrange a small group tour for you.

High School Group Tours

We can schedule your high school group for any of our programs. If our visit dates don’t work for your schedule, give us a call at 800-438-6424 or send an e-mail to culinary-arts@iup.edu and we will set up a program date for you.
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Summer Weekday Buffet Tours

Summer Weekday Buffet Tours give you all the information about our programs while you sample sweet and savory foods created by our first-year advanced baking and advanced garde manger students. 
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Register for a Visit

Register online now, or contact us at culinary-arts@iup.edu or 800-438-6424. Please provide your name, address, phone number, year of high school graduation, and the number of guests planning to attend. We look forward to having you as our guest!

  • 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.