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. August 31, 2015
Arrive in Edinburgh September 1
Arcadia Orientation September 1-3
Homestay September 3-5
University Orientation September 7
Semester Start September 14
Semester End December 18
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. December 19

 

Academic Year 2015-2016

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 One Start September 14
Semester One End December 18
Semester Two Start January 25, 2016
Semester Two End May 27
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. May 28

 

Spring 2015

Depart from U.S. January 18, 2015
Arrive in Edinburgh January 19
Arcadia Orientation January 19-21
University Orientation January 22
Semester Start January 26
Semester Break March 16-27
Semester End May 29
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. May 30