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 2017

Event Date
Depart from U.S. September 9, 2017
Arrive in Dublin September 10
Arcadia Orientation September 10-12
University Orientation September 13
Semester Start September 25
Homestay September 29 - October 1
Semester End December 15
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. December 16*

 *Students enrolling in science or engineering courses may be required to complete their fall semester exams on site in January 2017. Exact dates will be confirmed after acceptance.

 

Academic Year 2017-2018

Event Date
Depart from U.S. September 9, 2017
Arrive in Dublin September 10
Arcadia Orientation September 10-12
University Orientation September 13
Semester One Start September 25
Homestay September 29 - October 1
Semester One End December 15
Semester Two Start January 8, 2018
Semester Two End May 12
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. May 13

 

Spring 2018

Event Date
Depart from U.S. January 1, 2018
Arrive in Dublin January 2
Arcadia Orientation January 2-3
University Orientation January 4
Semester Start January 8
Homestay Weekend January 26-28
Semester End May 12
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. May 13

 

Fall 2018

Program calendar will be announced once dates are confirmed.

 

Academic Year 2018-2019

Program calendar will be announced once dates are confirmed.