IMPORTANT: Pay special attention to arrival times, airport details and other requirements.

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.

Spring 2018

Event Date
Depart from U.S. January 2, 2018
Arrive in Dublin January 3
Arcadia Orientation (Mandatory) January 3-5
University Orientation January 9
Semester Start January 15
Homestay Weekend January 26-28
Semester Break February 28-2 March
Semester End April 13
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. April 14


Fall 2018

Event Date
Depart from U.S. September 4, 2018
Arrive in Dublin September 5
Arcadia Orientation (Mandatory) September 5-7
University Orientation September 10
Semester Start September 11
Semester End December 14
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. December 15 

Spring 2019

Program calendar will be announced once dates are confirmed.