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 25, 2016
Arrive in Rome August 26
University Orientation August 26-28
Semester Start August 29
Arcadia Orientation September 11
Semester Break October 24-28
Semester End December 16
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. December 17

 

Academic Year 2016-2017

Depart from U.S. August 25, 2016
Arrive in Rome August 26
University Orientation August 26-28
Semester One Start August 29
Arcadia Orientation September 11
Semester Break October 24-28
Semester One End December 16
Semester Two Start January 6, 2017
Semester Two Break March 6-10
Semester Two End April 27
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. April 28

 

Academic Year 2015-2016

Depart from U.S. August 27, 2015
Arrive in Rome August 28
University Orientation August 28-30
Semester One Start August 31
Arcadia Orientation September 6
Semester Break October 16-25
Semester One End December 11
Semester Two Start January 11, 2016
Semester Two End April 28
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. April 29

 

Spring 2016

General Studies

Depart from U.S. January 7, 2016
Arrive in Rome January 8
University Orientation January 8-10
Semester Start January 11
Arcadia Orientation January 17
Semester Break March 4-13
Semester End April 28
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. April 29

Direct Enrollment at Università per Stranieri

Depart from U.S. January 7, 2016
Arrive in Rome January 8
University Orientation January 8-10
Semester Start January 11
Arcadia Orientation January 17
Semester End April 28
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. April 29