Culinary Classes Begin

As a culinary or baking student, you will begin your program with an academic orientation session called WORKS (start date to be determined). Please note: You are required to complete your Health History Form prior to starting.

IUP Academy of Culinary Arts Fairman CentreFirst Day of Class


Attendance at this part-day class is mandatory for all entering culinary and baking students.

Date to be Determined

  • Your instructor will send details to your IUP email.
  • Time and location will be in your email.

Go to WORKSFAQ for details on where to park, what to bring, and more.

IUP Punxsutawney BuildingFull-day Schedule Begins

Date to be Determined

  • Refer to your instructor emails for your schedule.
  • Please wear your full uniform and be seated in class at 8:00 a.m.
  • If you have not received your full uniform by this time, please wear black pants (no jeans), a white long-sleeve shirt, and black nonskid shoes.


  • If you have class schedule or location questions, and other academic questions, please contact your instructor or Chef Pike,
  • For move-in, housing, dining, and transportation questions, call Culinary Admissions at 814-938-1159 during office hours. If you need assistance on Move-in Weekend, contact an admissions staff member by calling 724-599-5658 or 724-840-4406.