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 2017

Event Date
Depart from U.S. August 31, 2017
Arrive in Melbourne September 2
Arcadia Orientation September 2-5
Travel to Bond September 5
University Orientation September 5-8
Semester Start September 11
Semester End December 16
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. December 17

 

Academic Year 2017-2018

Event Date
Depart from U.S. August 31, 2017
Arrive in Melbourne September 2
Arcadia Orientation September 2-5
Travel to Bond September 5
University Orientation September 5-8
Semester One Start September 11
Semester One End December 16
Semester Two Start January 15, 2018
Semester Two End April 24
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. April 24

 

Spring 2018

Event Date
Depart from U.S. January 4, 2018
Arrive in Melbourne January 6
Arcadia Orientation January 6-9
Travel to Bond January 9
University Orientation January 10-12
Semester Start January 15
Semester Break April 4-15
Semester End April 24
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. April 24

Fall 2018

Event Date
Depart from U.S. August 30, 2018
Arrive in Melbourne September 1
Arcadia Orientation September 1-4
Travel to Bond September 4
University Orientation September 5-9
Semester Start September 10
Semester End December 15
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. December 16

 

Academic Year 2018-2019

Program calendar will be announced once dates are confirmed.