Visit the Culinary Academy

  • Chef demonstrating plating to students in the kitchen

    Meet our faculty, talk to our students, tour our kitchens—and see for yourself why our culinary and baking graduates are getting jobs in top kitchens across the nation.

    Weekday Buffet Tours

    Enjoy a sweet or savory buffet created by our students while you while you tour campus, meet students and faculty, and learn about the culinary and baking program options at IUP.
    Next: September 13, October 4

    Register for a Weekday Visit  Weekday Buffet Students 737

    Saturday Open Houses

    Open House features demonstrations, food tastings, ice carving, and more!  Talk with students and chef instructors in both the culinary and baking and pastry programs, tour campus, and get the info you need.
    Next: October 19, November 9

    Register for a Saturday Open House

    Small Group Visits

    If our visit dates just don’t work for you, we will arrange a small group tour for you.

    Schedule by email at or give us a call at 800-438-6424.

    Shadow Days

    Still trying to decide about culinary school? Come spend a day with us! Attend classes, meet faculty, and connect with culinary and baking students. 

    Schedule by email at or give us a call at 800-438-6424. 

    High School Group Tours

    We can schedule your high school group for any of our programs. 

    Register for a High School Group Visit

    If our visit dates don’t work for your schedule, we will set up a program especially for you.

    Contact us to schedule a custom program by email ( or give us a call at 800-438-6424.