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 5, 2014*
Arrive in Cape Town July 6
University Orientation July 6-9
Arcadia Orientation July 10-12
Semester Start July 14
Semester Break August 31-September 6
Semester End November 19
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. November 21


Spring 2015

Depart from U.S. January 25, 2015*
Arrive in Cape Town January 26
Arcadia Orientation January 26-27; January 29-31
University Orientation January 28
Semester Start February 2
Semester Break March 28-April 6
Semester End June 12
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. June 13