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 12, 2017
Arrive in London September 13
Arcadia Orientation September 13-16
University Orientation September 18-22
Semester Start September 25
Semester End December 15
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. December 16


Academic Year 2017-2018

Event Date
Depart from U.S. September 12, 2017
Arrive in London September 13
Arcadia Orientation September 13-16
University Orientation September 18-22
Semester One Start September 25
Semester One Break December 16-January 7
Semester One End January 12
Semester Two Start January 15
Semester Two Break March 29-April 29
Semester Two End June 1
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. June 2


Spring 2018

Event Date
Depart from U.S. January 2, 2018
Arrive in London January 3
Arcadia Orientation January 3-6
University Orientation January 9-12
Semester Start January 15
Semester Break March 29-April 29
Semester End June 1
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. June 2