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 19, 2017
Arrive in Melbourne February 21
Arcadia Orientation February 21-24
Travel to UTS February 24
University Orientation March 6-10
Semester One Start March 13
Semester One Break April 24-30
Semester One End July 1
Semester Two Start July 24
Semester Two Break September 11-17
Semester Two End November 11
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. November 12

 

Fall 2017

Event Date
Depart from U.S. July 16, 2017
Arrive in Melbourne July 18
Arcadia Orientation July 18-21
Travel to UTS July 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
Travel to UTS July 21
University Orientation July 24-28
Semester One Start July 24
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 UTS 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

 

Academic Year Southern Hemisphere 2018

Event Date
Depart from U.S. February 18, 2018
Arrive in Melbourne February 20
Arcadia Orientation February 20-23
Travel to UTS February 23
University Orientation February 26-March 9
Semester One Start March 12
Semester One Break April 23-29
Semester One End June 30
Semester Two Start July 30
Semester Two Break September 10-16
Semester Two End November 10
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. November 11

 

Fall 2018

Event Date
Depart from U.S. July 15, 2018
Arrive in Melbourne July 17
Arcadia Orientation July 17-20
Travel to UTS July 20
University Orientation July 23
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.