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 2015

Depart from U.S. July 11, 2015
Arrive in Melbourne July 13
Arcadia Orientation July 13-16
Travel to JCU July 16
University Orientation July 20
Semester Start July 27
Semester Break September 19 - October 5
Semester End November 20
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. November 21


Spring 2015

Depart from U.S. February 9, 2015
Arrive in Melbourne February 11
Arcadia Orientation February 11-14
Travel to JCU February 14
University Orientation February 16-20
Semester Start February 23
Semester Break April 13-17
Semester End June 19
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. June 22