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 WORKS FAQ for details on where to park, what to bring, and more.

    IUP Punxsutawney BuildingFull-day Schedule Begins

    Monday, August 23, 2021, at 8:00 a.m.

    • 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, 724-840-0756, or 724-840-4406.