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. August 29, 2016
Arrive in Edinburgh August 30
Arcadia Orientation August 30-September 1
Homestay September 1-3
University Orientation September 5
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. August 29, 2016
Arrive in Edinburgh August 30
Arcadia Orientation August 30-September 1
Homestay September 1-3
University Orientation September 5
Semester One Start September 19
Semester One End December 16
Semester Two Start January 9, 2017
Semester Two Break March 27-April 14
Semester Two End May 19
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. May 20

 

Spring 2017

Depart from U.S. January 1, 2017
Arrive in Edinburgh January 2
Arcadia Orientation January 2-4
University Orientation January 5
Semester Start January 9
Semester Break March 27-April 14
Semester End May 19
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. May 20

 

Fall 2017

Program calendar will be announced once dates are confirmed.

 

Academic Year 2017-2018

Program calendar will be announced once dates are confirmed.

 

Spring 2018

Program calendar will be announced once dates are confirmed.