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Culinary Orientation: Phase Two

Here is the information you need for Phase Two of Culinary Orientation. All activities take place in Punxsutawney:

Friday, August 21, 2015 Tentative

Residence Hall Move-In Day

  • Living Center Move-In Day
    All students living on campus who have been assigned to the Living Center at the IUP Punxsutawney campus:
    • Check-in time: 1:00–4:00 p.m.
  • Fairman Centre Move-In Day For students living on campus who have been assigned to the Fairman Centre:
    • Report to the Fairman Centre for check-in. Check-in time: 1:00–4:00 p.m.
  • Other activities will take place throughout the day. Watch for more information when you arrive on campus!

Saturday, August 22, 2015 Tentative

Phase Two Orientation: Distribution of Books and Supplies (for students only)

  • Report to the Fairman Centre at 10:00 a.m.
  • The distribution process should take approximately two hours.
  • This program is mandatory for all culinary students. 

Punxsutawney Olympics

  • This will take place on Saturday at 5:30 p.m. at the Learning Center outside of the cafeteria.
  • Get to know your classmates at this fun and interactive program.
  • All students are invited.

Sunday, August 23, 2015 Tentative

Phase Two Orientation Continued (for students only)

  • All culinary students report to the Fariman Centre at 10:00 a.m.
  • This program is mandatory.
  • Pizza will be served for all students.
  • Go to Phase Two FAQ for details on where to park, what to bring, and more.

Freshman Convocation at the Indiana Campus

  • Freshman Convocation is an event for all incoming freshman
  • All culinary students are encouraged to attend.
  • Buses will leave the Learning Center on the Punxsutawney campus at 4:00 p.m.
  • Dinner will be provided at the end of the event.

Monday, August 24, 2015

Classes Begin

  • All culinary students report to the Learning Center (Punxsutawney campus) at 8:00 a.m.
  • Wear your full uniform; if you have not received your full uniform by this time, you should wear black pants (no jeans), a white long-sleeve shirt, and black nonskid shoes.

If You Have Questions:

Call the Admissions Office at 814-938-1159 or 800-438-6424 during regular office hours.

If you need assistance after hours during Move-in Weekend, call 724-840-0756 to reach a staff member on the office cell phone.

Welcome again to IUP!

  • 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.