The Culinary Institute of America

  • Campus Life in California

    Student Activities Abound

    When you're immersed in the CIA experience at Greystone, there are plenty of ways to become involved. You can hang out with roommates at one of our two Vineyard Lodges or in the on-campus Guest House. Activities like the Student Garden Project, Edible Explorations student club, and family meal give you the chance to connect with peers. You'll also be right in the middle of amazing events like the annual Worlds of Flavor® Conference & Festival.

    There are plenty of ways to get the most out of your experience.

    • Attend events like the annual Worlds of Flavor® Conference & Festival; the Healthy Kitchens, Healthy Lives Conference; and the Flavor, Quality, & American Menus leadership retreat co-presented by the CIA and the University of California, Davis.
    • Join with fellow students and faculty members to keep the Greystone campus "green"—through the use of fresh, seasonal ingredients; emphasis on health and nutrition; and sustainable agriculture practices.

    Fun in the Napa Valley

    Being at the CIA at Greystone, you're a short ride away from San Francisco, or enjoy the world-class wineries and restaurants, hot air ballooning, horseback riding, bicycle trails, and many other activities and attractions this renowned region offers.

  • The CIA at Greystone

    2555 Main Street
    St. Helena, CA 94574

    707-967-1100