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. June 28, 2016
Arrive in Auckland June 30
Arcadia Orientation June 30-July 3
Travel to Canterbury from Rotorua July 3
University Orientation July 6-8
Semester Start July 11
Semester Break August 20-September 4
Semester End November 10
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. November 11

 

Academic Year 2016-2017

Depart from U.S. June 28, 2016
Arrive in Auckland June 30
Arcadia Orientation June 30-July 3
Travel to Canterbury from Rotorua July 3
University Orientation July 6-8
Semester One Start July 11
Semester One Break August 20-September 4
Semester One End November 10
Semester Two Start February 20, 2017
Semester Two Break April 9-30
Semester Two End June 24
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. June 25

 

Academic Year 2015-2016

Depart from U.S. July 2, 2015
Arrive in Auckland July 4
Arcadia Orientation July 4-7
Travel to Canterbury from Rotorua July 7
University Orientation July 8-10
Semester One Start July 13
Semester One Break August 24-September 4
Semester One End November 12
Semester Two Start February 22, 2016
Semester Two End June 25
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. June 26

 

Spring 2016

Depart from U.S. February 9, 2016
Arrive in Auckland February 11
Arcadia Orientation February 11-14
Travel to Canterbury from Rotorua February 14
University Orientation February 16-19
Semester Start February 22
Semester Break April 11-29
Semester End June 25
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. June 26

 

Academic Year Southern Hemisphere 2016

Depart from U.S. February 9, 2016
Arrive in Auckland February 11
Arcadia Orientation February 11-14
Travel to Canterbury from Rotorua February 14
University Orientation February 16-19
Semester One Start February 22
Semester One Break April 11-29
Semester One End June 25
Semester Two Start July 11
Semester Two End November 10
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. November 11