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 2016

Depart from U.S. August 29, 2016
Arrive in Rome August 30
Orientation August 30-September 4
Semester Start September 5
Semester Break October 29-November 6
Semester End December 16
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. December 17

 

Academic Year 2016-2017

Depart from U.S. August 29, 2016
Arrive in Rome August 30
Orientation August 30-September 4
Semester One Start September 5
Semester One Break October 29-November 6
Semester One End December 16
Semester Two Start January 24, 2017
Semester Two Break March 18-26
Semester Two End May 12
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. May 13

 

Academic Year 2015-2016

Depart from U.S. August 30, 2015
Arrive in Rome August 31
Orientation September 1-5
Semester One Start September 7
Semester One Break October 24-November 1
Semester One End December 17
Semester Two Start February 1, 2016
Semester Two End May 13
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. May 14

 

Spring 2016

Depart from U.S. January 25, 2016
Arrive in Rome January 26
Orientation January 26-31
Semester Start February 1
Semester Break March 26-April 3
Semester End May 13
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. May 14