The San Francisco Bay Area offers much more than cable cars, Lombard Street, and Fisherman's Wharf. Visit CIIS and learn about our campus, our community, and the vibrant city that we call home.
1453 Mission Street San Francisco, CA 94103
The best way to learn about CIIS is to visit our Mission Street campus—especially while classes are in session. Contact our admissions team to set up a tour.
They can arrange for you to sit in on a class, and speak with faculty, students, and alumni from your programs of interest. Even better—time your tour with one of our Public Programs & Performances or Saturday Night@CIIS events.
You can also attend an an Open House or an Information Session.
There are a variety of different hotels that are convenient to CIIS, including some quirky and cool options that could spice up your stay in the city:
Three international airports service the San Francisco Bay Area, and our local public transportation systems are extensive:
Food and Drink
CIIS is adjacent to some of San Francisco's hippest foodie neighborhoods, and in this city, you can get just about any type of meal imaginable. Whether you're looking for vegan fare, farmer's markets, locally sourced meats, or fourth-wave coffee shops, it's all right here. Here are some tools to help you narrow your search:
San Francisco is a world-class city, diverse and dynamic, an intellectual and creative hub. Whether you're looking for fine arts or street arts, our cultural offerings run the gamut.