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.


Academic Year 2016-2017

Event Date
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 30, 2017
Semester Two Break March 25-April 2
Semester Two End May 12
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. May 13

 

Spring 2017

Event Date
Depart from U.S. January 23, 2017
Arrive in Rome January 24
Orientation January 24-29
Semester Start January 30
Semester Break March 25-April 2
Semester End May 12
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. May 13

 

Fall 2017

Event Date
Depart from U.S. August 28, 2017
Arrive in Rome August 29
Orientation August 29-September 3
Semester Start September 4
Semester Break October 28-November 5
Semester End December 15
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. December 16

 

Academic Year 2017-2018

Event Date
Depart from U.S. August 28, 2017
Arrive in Rome August 29
Orientation August 29-September 3
Semester One Start September 4
Semester One Break October 28-November 5
Semester One End December 15
Semester Two Start January 29, 2018
Semester Two Break March 24-April 2
Semester Two End May 11
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. May 12

 

Spring 2018

Event Date
Depart from U.S. January 22, 2018
Arrive in Rome January 23
Orientation January 23-27
Semester Start January 29
Semester Break March 24-April 2
Semester End May 11
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. May 12