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.

 

 

Academic Year Southern Hemisphere 2017

Event Date
Depart from U.S. February 12, 2017
Arrive in Melbourne February 14
Arcadia Orientation February 14-17
Travel to Macquarie February 17
University Orientation February 20-24
Semester One Start February 27
Semester One Break April 15-30
Semester One End June 30
Semester Two Start July 31
Semester Two Break September 16-October 1
Semester Two End December 1
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. December 2

 

Fall 2017

Event Date
Depart from U.S. July 16, 2017
Arrive in Melbourne July 18
Arcadia Orientation July 18-21
Travel to Macquarie July 21
University Orientation July 24-28
Semester Start July 31
Semester Break September 16-October 1
Semester End December 1
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. December 2

 

Academic Year 2017-2018

Event Date
Depart from U.S. July 16, 2017
Arrive in Melbourne July 18
Arcadia Orientation July 18-21
Travel to Macquarie July 21
University Orientation July 24-28
Semester One Start July 31
Semester One Break September 16-October 1
Semester One End December 1
Semester Two Start February 16
Semester Two Break April 14-29
Semester Two End June 29
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. June 30

 

Spring 2018

Event Date
Depart from U.S. February 11, 2018
Arrive in Melbourne February 13
Arcadia Orientation February 13-16
Travel to Macquarie February 16
University Orientation February 19-23
Semester Start February 26
Semester Break April 14-29
Semester End June 29
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. June 30

 

Academic Year Southern Hemisphere 2018

Event Date
Depart from U.S. February 11, 2018
Arrive in Melbourne February 13
Arcadia Orientation February 13-16
Travel to Macquarie February 16
University Orientation February 19-23
Semester One Start February 26
Semester One Break April 14-29
Semester One End June 29
Semester Two Start July 30
Semester Two Break TBA
Semester Two End November 30
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. December 1

 

Fall 2018

Event Date
Depart from U.S. July 15,2018
Arrive in Melbourne July 17
Arcadia Orientation July 17-20
Travel to Macquarie July 20
University Orientation July 23-27
Semester Start July 30
Semester Break September 17-October 1
Semester End November 30
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. December1

 

Academic Year 2018-2019

Program calendar will be announced once dates are confirmed.