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.

Summer 2016

Depart from U.S. May 28, 2016
Arrive in Edinburgh May 29
Arcadia Orientation May 29-30
University Orientation May 30
Course Start May 30
Course End July 29
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. July 30


Fall 2015

Depart from U.S. August 31, 2015
Arrive in Edinburgh September 1
Arcadia Orientation September 1-3
Homestay September 3-5
University Orientation September 7
Semester Start September 7
Semester End December 18
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. December 19


Spring 2016

Depart from U.S. January 11, 2016
Arrive in Edinburgh January 12
Arcadia Orientation January 12-14
Homestay January 14-16
University Orientation January 18
Semester Start January 18
Semester End April 29
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. April 30