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 2016

Depart from U.S. August 30, 2016
Arrive in Dublin August 31
Arcadia Orientation August 31-September 2
University Orientation September 5
Homestay September 9-11
Semester Start September 12
Semester End December 18
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. December 19

 

Academic Year 2016-2017

Depart from U.S. August 30, 2016
Arrive in Dublin August 31
Arcadia Orientation August 31-September 2
University Orientation September 5
Homestay September 9-11
Semester One Start September 12
Semester One End December 18
Semester Two Start January 16, 2017
Semester Two End April 22
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. April 23

 

Academic Year 2015-2016

Depart from U.S. September 1, 2015
Arrive in Dublin September 2
Arcadia Orientation September 2-4
University Orientation September 5-6
Semester One Start September 7
Homestay September 18-20
Semester One End December 18
Semester Two Start January 11, 2016
Semester Two End April 22
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. April 23

 

Spring 2016

Depart from U.S. January 5, 2016
Arrive in Dublin January 6
Arcadia Orientation January 6-8
University Orientation January 8-10
Semester Start January 11
Homestay January 22-24
Semester End April 22
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. April 23