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

Depart from U.S. August 26, 2015
Arrive in Paris August 27
Orientation August 27-28
Semester Start August 31
Semester Break October 29-November 5
Semester End December 11
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. December 12


Academic Year 2014-2015

Depart from U.S. August 27, 2014
Arrive in Paris August 28
Orientation August 28-29
Semester One Start September 1
Semester One Break October 30-November 5
Semester One End December 12
Semester Two Start January 26, 2015
Semester Two End May 7
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. May 8


Spring 2015

Depart from U.S. January 21, 2015
Arrive in Paris January 22
Orientation January 22-24
Semester Start January 26
Semester Break March 25-April 7
Semester End May 8
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. May 9