Instructor teaching students a new knife technique.
Learn more about what it is like to be a student at CIL from stories of current students to information about living in Houston. Get a taste of what studying at Lenôtre is all about!”

Meet CIL Students

At CIL, you will make connections for a lifetime. Your classmates will come from all over the United States and around the world. You will form friendships that will become the basis for your professional network, lasting for so many years and experiences ahead. Read the portrait of some of CIL students.

An Active Student Life

The Student Life department will offer the opportunities to have fun, make friends, develop your leadership and interpersonal skills—and learn from students from different backgrounds. What activities will you participate in?

International Students

CIL takes pride in all the international cultures that together make the strength of our educational programs. A cultural melting pot always creates amazing results in the culinary field. See what it takes to apply if you are an international student!

Learn More About Being a Student at CIL

Student Life
Student Services
International Students
Living in Houston