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 2016-2017

Event Date
Depart from U.S. September 13, 2016
Arrive in London September 14
Arcadia Orientation September 14-16
University Orientation September 19-23
Semester One Start September 26
Semester One End December 9
Semester Two Start January 9, 2017
Semester Two Break March 24-April 23
Semester Two End June 9
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. June 10


Academic Year 2017-2018

Arcadia program dates will be finalized 6-8 months prior to the start of the semester. (Students should not book travel until calendars are finalized.)

Event Date
Depart from U.S. TBA
Arrive in London TBA
Arcadia Orientation TBA
University Orientation TBA
Semester One Start September 21, 2017
Semester One End December 8
Semester Two Start January 8, 2018
Semester Two Break March 26-April 20
Semester Two End June 8
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. June 9