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. September 24, 2017
Arrive in London September 25
Arcadia Orientation September 25-27
University Orientation September 27-29
Semester Start October 2
Semester End December 20
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. December 21

 

Academic Year 2017-2018

Event Date
Depart from U.S. September 24, 2017
Arrive in London September 25
Arcadia Orientation September 25-27
University Orientation September 27-29
Semester One Start October 2
Semester One Break December 16-January 14
Semester One End January 26, 2018
Semester Two Start January 29
Semester Two Break April 18-May 14
Semester Two End June 8
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. June 9

 

Spring 2018

Event Date
Depart from U.S. January 21, 2018
Arrive in London January 22
Arcadia Orientation January 22-24
University Orientation January 24-26
Semester Start January 29
Semester End April 25
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. April 26*

*Students enrolled in courses in the Math or Computer Science departments must remain for their final exams, which will run until June 9. If you plan on taking courses in the Math or Computer Science departments, please contact your Program Manager before booking travel arrangements.