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. September 14, 2016
Arrive in Edinburgh September 15
Arcadia Orientation September 15-16
University Orientation September 19
Semester Start September 19
Semester End December 16
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. December 17

 

Academic Year 2016-2017

Depart from U.S. September 14, 2016
Arrive in Edinburgh September 15
Arcadia Orientation September 15-16
University Orientation September 19
Semester One Start September 19
Semester One End December 16
Semester Two Start January 9, 2017
Semester Two End June 16
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. June 17

 

Academic Year 2015-2016

Depart from U.S. September 16, 2015
Arrive in Edinburgh September 17
Arcadia Orientation September 17-18
University Orientation September 21
Semester One Start September 28
Semester One End December 11
Semester Two Start February 8, 2016
Semester Two End June 10
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. June 11

 

Spring 2016

Depart from U.S. January 27, 2016
Arrive in Edinburgh January 28
Arcadia Orientation January 28-29
University Orientation February 1
Semester Start February 8
Semester Break March 28-April 8
Semester End June 10
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. June 11