Arcadia University program dates are set in accordance with the overseas institution’s academic calendar and the Arcadia University mandatory orientation dates. Accepted students can book their travel according to the dates listed below. Students will be notified on the rare occasion of a change to the program calendar.

Fall 2016

Depart from U.S. July 3, 2016
Arrive in Melbourne July 5
Arcadia Orientation July 5-8
Travel to ANU July 8
University Orientation July 11-15
Semester Start July 18
Semester Break September 5-16
Semester End November 19
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. November 20

 

Academic Year 2015-2016

Depart from U.S. July 6, 2015
Arrive in Melbourne July 8
Arcadia Orientation July 8-10
Travel to ANU July 10
University Orientation July 13
Semester One Start July 20
Semester One Break September 7-20
Semester One End November 21
Semester Two Start February 15, 2016
Semester Two Break April 1-18
Semester Two End June 29
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. June 30

 

Spring 2016

Depart from U.S. February 2, 2016
Arrive in Sydney February 4
Arcadia Orientation February 4-6
Travel to ANU February 6
University Orientation February 9-12
Semester Start February 15
Semester Break April 1-18
Semester End June 29
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. June 30

 

Academic Year Southern Hemisphere 2016

Depart from U.S. February 2, 2016
Arrive in Sydney February 4
Arcadia Orientation February 4-6
Travel to ANU February 6
University Orientation February 9-12
Semester One Start February 15
Semester One Break April 1-18
Semester One End June 29
Semester Two Start July 18
Semester Two End November 18
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. November 19