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 2015

Fall Term

Depart from U.S. September 13, 2015
Arrive in London September 14
Arcadia Orientation September 14-16
University Orientation September 17-21
Semester Start September 21
Semester End December 18*
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. December 19*

Fall Semester

Depart from U.S. September 13, 2015
Arrive in London September 14
Arcadia Orientation September 14-16
University Orientation September 17-21
Semester Start September 21
Semester End January 31, 2016*
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. February 1*

*Most visiting students studying at Manchester for the fall only (not full year) take a shortened fall term that ends in December. However, if you would like to attend for the full fall semester, please contact your Enrollment Counselor. Note that fees may be different.

 

Academic Year 2015-2016

Depart from U.S. September 13, 2015
Arrive in London September 14
Arcadia Orientation September 14-16
University Orientation September 17-21
Semester One Start September 21
Semester One End January 31, 2016
Semester Two Start February 1
Semester Two Break March 18-April 11
Semester Two End June 10
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. June 11

 

Spring 2015

Depart from U.S. January 13, 2015
Arrive in London January 14
Arcadia Orientation January 14-17
University Orientation January 19-23
Semester Start January 26
Semester Break March 20-April 13
Semester End June 5
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. June 6