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.

 

Early Start 2017

(Optional Pre-Session)

Event Date
Depart from U.S. August 14, 2017
Arrive in Dublin August 15
Arcadia Orientation August 15-17
University Orientation August 18
Early Start Begins August 21, 2017

 

Fall 2017

Event Date
Depart from U.S. September 2, 2017
Arrive in Dublin September 3
Arcadia Orientation September 3-5
University Orientation September 6
Semester Start September 11
Homestay September 22-24
Semester End December 22
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. December 23

 

Academic Year 2017-2018

Event Date
Depart from U.S. September 2, 2017
Arrive in Dublin September 3
Arcadia Orientation September 3-5
University Orientation September 6
Semester One Start September 11
Homestay September 22-24
Semester One End December 22
Semester Two Start January 15, 2018
Semester Two End May 11
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. May 12

 

Spring 2018

Event Date
Depart from U.S. January 7, 2018
Arrive in Dublin January 8
Arcadia Orientation January 8-10
University Orientation January 11
Semester Start January 15
Homestay Weekend January 26-28
Semester End May 11
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. May 12

 

Fall 2018

Program calendar will be announced once dates are confirmed.

 

Academic Year 2018-2019

Program calendar will be announced once dates are confirmed.