IMPORTANT: Pay special attention to arrival times, airport details and other requirements.

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 2017-2018

Event Date
Depart from U.S. July 5, 2017
Arrive in Auckland July 7
Arcadia Orientation July 7-10
Travel to Canterbury from Rotorua July 10
University Orientation July 12-14
Semester One Start July 17
Semester One Break August 26-September 10
Semester One End November 16
Semester Two Start February 19, 2018
Semester Two Break March 30-April 22
Semester Two End June 23
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. June 24

 

Spring 2018

Event Date
Depart from U.S. February 6, 2018
Arrive in Auckland February 8
Arcadia Orientation February 8-11
Travel to Canterbury from Rotorua February 11
University Orientation February 12-16
Semester Start February 19
Semester Break March 30-April 22
Semester End June 23
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. June 24

 

Academic Year Southern Hemisphere 2018

Event Date
Depart from U.S. February 6, 2018
Arrive in Auckland February 8
Arcadia Orientation February 8-11
Travel to Christchurch from Rotorua February 11
University Orientation February 12-16
Semester One Start February 19
Semester One Break March 30-April 22
Semester One End June 23
Semester Two Start July 16
Semester Two Break August 25-September 9
Semester Two End November 15
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. November 16

 

Fall 2018

EVENT DATE
Depart from U.S. July 3, 2018
Arrive in Auckland July 5
Arcadia Orientation (Mandatory) July 5-8
Travel to Canterbury from Rotorua July 8
University Orientation July 10-13
Semester Start July 16
Semester Break August 25-September 9
Semester End November 15
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. November 16

 

Academic Year 2018-2019

EVENT DATE
Depart from U.S. July 3, 2018
Arrive in Auckland July 5
Arcadia Orientation (Mandatory) July 5-8
Travel to Canterbury from Rotorua July 8
University Orientation July 10-13
Semester One Start July 16
Semester One Break August 25-September 9
Semester One End November 15
Semester Two Start February 18
Semester Two Break April 6-28
Semester Two End June 22
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. June 23

 

Spring 2019

Event Date
Depart from U.S. February 5, 2019
Arrive in Auckland February 7
Arcadia Orientation February 7-10
Travel to Canterbury from Rotorua February 10
University Orientation February 11-15
Semester Start February 18
Semester Break April 6-28
Semester End June 22
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. June 23