Culinary Classes Begin

  • As a culinary or baking student, you will start your classes with WORKS 1 and 2 on Saturday, August 24, and Sunday, August 25, 2019.

    IUP Academy of Culinary ArtsFirst Day of Class


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

    • Day 1, Saturday, August 24
      • Time: 11:00 a.m. 
      • Please report to the Fairman Centre.
      • 10:00–10:50 a.m.—Breakfast snacks will be available at the Academy (125 S. Gilpin St) 
    • Day 2, Sunday, August 25
      • 11:00 a.m.
      • Please report to the Learning Center.
      • 10:00–10:50 a.m.—Breakfast snacks will be available at the cafeteria at the Learning Center (1012 Winslow St) 
    • Go to WORKS FAQ for details on where to park, what to bring, and more.

    IUP Punxsutawney BuildingFull-day Schedule Begins

    Monday, August 26, 2019, at 8:00 a.m.

    • All entering culinary and baking students report to the Learning Center on the IUP Punxsutawney campus.
    • 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.


    Call Culinary Admissions at 814-938-1159 during office hours. If you need assistance on Move-in Weekend, call 724-840-0756, 724-840-4406, or 724-464-4932 to reach a staff member.