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 2015

Depart from U.S. January 15, 2015*
Arrive in Cape Town January 16
Arcadia Orientation January 16-17; January 29-31
University Orientation January 20
Semester Start February 2
Semester Break April 3-12
Semester End June 12
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. June 13