A student gets advice about financial aid from an ICE admissions representative

Admissions & Financial Aid

You have the vision. We'll help you with the plan.

Let's explore all of your options for successful next steps.

When planning for your first career or establishing a new professional path, deciding on the right course of study and financial plan can make all the difference.

Our Admissions and Financial Aid staff at ICE have assisted thousands of people build new futures in the culinary and hospitality industry, and they are ready to help you. 

Getting Started

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Whether you're early in your research or have an exact vision and timetable in mind, your ICE admissions representative will be your partner in bringing your plan to life.

Our Admissions staff have helped more than 16,000 ICE graduates launch their culinary and hospitality careers. With a vast network of culinary professionals, they can share invaluable insight about the many career paths available for graduates and help you select the correct program options for your interests. 

Culinary school students celebrate their graduation day at the Institute of Culinary Education

Financial Aid

In building the plan for your future, you can never have too many experts on your side. Our Financial Aid advisors will help you explore the various financing options available, including culinary scholarships, federal or state loan and grant programs, tuition, fees and charges credits for qualifying students and private loan programs. 

Each student at ICE approaches his or her culinary or hospitality career from a unique background. Whether you require partial assistance or access to a variety of culinary school scholarships, your ICE Financial Aid advisor will help you build the plan that's right for you, allowing you to concentrate on your classroom experience.