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 2015

Depart from U.S. September 5, 2015
Arrive in Edinburgh September 6
Arcadia Orientation September 7-8
Homestay September 8-12
University Orientation September 14
Semester Start September 21
Semester Break November 2-6
Semester End December 11
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. December 12

 

Academic Year 2015-2016

Depart from U.S. September 5, 2015
Arrive in Edinburgh September 6
Arcadia Orientation September 7-8
Homestay September 8-12
University Orientation September 14
Semester One Start September 21
Semester One Break November 2-6
Semester One End December 11
Semester Two Start January 5, 2016
Semester Two End June 17
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. June 18

 

Spring 2015

Depart from U.S. January 1, 2015
Arrive in Edinburgh January 2
Arcadia Orientation January 2-3
University Orientation January 5
Semester Start January 5
Semester Break February 16-20
Semester End June 12
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. June 13