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.

Academic Year 2016-2017

Event Date
Depart from U.S. September 11, 2016
Arrive in Barcelona September 12
Arcadia Orientation September 12-16
Semester One Start September 19
Semester One End December 16
Semester Two Start January 9, 2017
Semester Two End March 29
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. March 30

 

Spring 2017

Event Date
Depart from U.S. January 3, 2017
Arrive in Barcelona January 4
Arcadia Orientation January 4-8
University Orientation TBA
Semester Start January 9
Semester End March 29
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. March 30

 

Fall 2017

Event Date
Depart from U.S. September 11, 2017
Arrive in Barcelona September 12
Arcadia Orientation September 12-16
University Orientation TBA
Semester Start September 18
Semester End December 15
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. December 16

 

Academic Year 2017-2018

Event Date
Depart from U.S. September 11, 2017
Arrive in Barcelona September 12
Arcadia Orientation September 12-16
University Orientation TBA
Semester One Start September 18
Semester One End December 15
Semester Two Start January 8, 2018
Semester Two Break March 26-April 2
Semester Two End April 12
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. April 13

 

Spring 2018

Event Date
Depart from U.S. January 1, 2018
Arrive in Barcelona January 2
Arcadia Orientation January 2-5
University Orientation TBA
Semester Start January 8
Semester Break March 26-April 2
Semester End April 12
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. April 13