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 7, 2015
Arrive in Florence September 8
University Orientation September 9-11
Arcadia Orientation September 13
Semester Start September 14
Semester End December 18
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. December 19


Spring 2015

Depart from U.S. January 11, 2015
Arrive in Florence January 12
University Orientation January 12-14
Semester Start January 15
Arcadia Orientation January 17-18
Semester Break April 3-12
Semester End May 15
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. May 16