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 2015

Depart from U.S. September 6, 2015
Arrive in Dublin September 7
Arcadia Orientation September 7-8
University Orientation September 9-18
Semester Start September 21
Homestay TBA
Semester End December 11
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. December 12*

*Students enrolling in science or engineering courses may be required to complete their fall semester exams on site in January 2016. Exact dates will be confirmed after acceptance.

 

Academic Year 2015-2016

Depart from U.S. September 6, 2015
Arrive in Dublin September 7
Arcadia Orientation September 7-8
University Orientation September 9-18
Semester One Start September 21
Homestay TBA
Semester One End December 11
Semester Two Start January 25, 2016
Semester Two Break TBA
Semester Two End May 27
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. May 28

 

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