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. July 16, 2017
Arrive in Melbourne July 18
Arcadia Orientation July 18-21
University Orientation July 24-28
Semester Start July 24
Semester Break September 11-17
Semester End November 11
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. November 12

 

Academic Year 2017-2018

Event Date
Depart from U.S. July 16, 2017
Arrive in Melbourne July 18
Arcadia Orientation July 18-21
University Orientation July 24-28
Semester One Start July 2
Semester One Break September 11-17
Semester One End November 11
Semester Two Start March 12
Semester Two Break April 23-29
Semester Two End June 30
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. July 1

 

Spring 2018

Event Date
Depart from U.S. February 18, 2018
Arrive in Melbourne February 20
Arcadia Orientation February 20-23
Travel to Sydney February 23
University Orientation February 26-March 9
Semester Start March 12
Semester Break April 23-29
Semester End June 30
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. July 1

 

Fall 2018

Event Date
Depart from U.S. Juy 15, 2018
Arrive in Melbourne July 17
Arcadia Orientation July 17-20
University Orientation TBA
Semester Start July 23
Semester Break September 10-16
Semester End November 10
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. November 11

 

Academic Year 2018-2019

Program calendar will be announced once dates are confirmed.