Weekday Baking Buffet Tour

  • Weekday culinary visit programs in the fall and spring are Baking Buffet Tours. Our chef instructors and students will treat you to a sweet buffet created in our Baking and Pastry classes. 

    Program Agenda

    Academy of Culinary Arts

    Your visit will begin at the IUP Fairman Centre in Punxsutawney.

      9:45 a.m.  Check-in at the Fairman Centre
    10:00 a.m.  Program begins

    • Presentation on program options, externships, graduate outcomes, career opportunities, and more.
    • Tour our kitchen laboratories and enjoy a cooking demonstration by our chef instructors.
    • Meet and talk with culinary faculty and students.
    • Sample delicious bake shop sweets created by our second-year baking students.
    • Question and Answer session with faculty Chef Hilary DeMane and Chef Anthony Battaglia
    • Optional: Take a tour of our campus housing and Living and Learning Center; see our computer labs, library, fitness center, suite-style campus housing, and dining facility.

    Visit Registration

    Register online now, or contact us at culinary-arts@iup.edu or by phone at 800-438-6424. 

    Campus Map and Driving Directions

    Print a copy of our Directions to Fairman Centre. We will also mail you a confirmation letter with a map and general driving directions.

    Using GPS to find us? Enter 131 South Findley Street, Punxsutawney, PA 15767. Our parking lot and entrance is at the rear of the building.