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 2014

Depart from U.S. September 3, 2014
Arrive in Dublin September 4
Arcadia Orientation September 4-5
Homestay September 5-8
University Orientation September 9
Semester Start September 22
Semester End December 12
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. December 13*
*Students enrolling in science or engineering courses may be required to complete their fall semester exams on site in January 2015. Exact dates will be confirmed after acceptance.
 

Academic Year 2014-2015

Depart from U.S. September 3, 2014
Arrive in Dublin September 4
Arcadia Orientation September 4-5
Homestay September 5-8
University Orientation September 9
Semester One Start September 22
Semester One End December 12
Semester Two Start January 26, 2015
Semester Two Break March 30-April 10
Semester Two End May 29
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. May 30
 

Spring 2015

Depart from U.S. January 17, 2015
Arrive in Dublin January 18
Arcadia Orientation January 18-19
University Orientation January 20
Semester Start January 26
Semester Break March 30-April 10
Semester End May 29
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. May 30