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 Southern Hemisphere 2017

Event Date
Depart from U.S. February 20, 2017
Arrive in Auckland February 22
Arcadia Orientation February 22-25
University Orientation February 27-March 3
Semester One Start March 6
Semester One Break April 14-30
Semester One End July 3
Semester Two Start July 24
Semester Two Break September 4-17
Semester Two End November 20
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. November 21

 

Fall 2017

Event Date
Depart from U.S. July 11, 2017
Arrive in Auckland July 13
Arcadia Orientation July 13-16
University Orientation July 19-21
Semester Start July 24
Semester Break September 2-17
Semester End November 20
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. November 21

 

Academic Year 2017-2018

Event Date
Depart from U.S. July 11, 2017
Arrive in Auckland July 13
Arcadia Orientation July 13-16
University Orientation July 19-21
Semester One Start July 24
Semester One Break September 2-17
Semester One End November 20
Semester Two Start February 26, 2018
Semester Two Break March 31-April 15
Semester Two End June 25
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. June 26

 

Spring 2018

Event Date
Depart from U.S. February 13, 2018
Arrive in Auckland February 15
Arcadia Orientation February 15-18
University Orientation February 19-23
Semester Start February 26
Semester Break March 31-April 15
Semester End June 25
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. June 26

 

Academic Year Southern Hemisphere 2018

Event Date
Depart from U.S. February 13, 2018
Arrive in Auckland February 15
Arcadia Orientation February 15-18
University Orientation February 19-23
Semester One Start February 26
Semester One Break March 31-April 15
Semester One End June 25
Semester Two Start July 16
Semester Two Break August 25-September 9
Semester Two End November 12
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. November 13