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 2014

Depart from U.S. July 9, 2014*
Arrive in Cape Town July 10
Arcadia Orientation July 10-12
University Orientation July 16-18
Semester Start July 21
Semester Break September 6-14
Semester End November 19
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. November 21

Spring 2014

Depart from U.S. January 19, 2014*
Arrive in Cape Town January 20
Arcadia Orientation January 20-21; January 31-February 1
University Orientation January 22-24
Semester Start February 3
Semester Break March 29-April 6
Semester End June 13
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. June 14