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 20, 2016
Arrive in Granada September 21
Orientation September 21-30
Semester One Start October 3
Semester One End December 20
Semester Two Start February 1, 2016
Semester Two Break April 8-16
Semester Two End May 25
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. May 27

 

Pre-Session Spring 2017

Event Date
Depart from U.S. January 7, 2017
Arrive in Granada January 8
Arcadia Orientation January 8-9
Pre-Session Begins January 10
Pre-Session Ends January 30

 

Spring 2017

Event Date
Depart from U.S. January 21, 2017
Arrive in Granada January 22
Arcadia Orientation January 22-27
University Orientation January 31
Semester Start February 1
Semester Break April 8-16
Semester End May 25
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. May 27

 

Pre-Session Fall 2017

Event Date
Depart from U.S. August 30, 2017
Arrive in Granada August 31
Orientation August 31-September 1
Pre-Session Begins September 4
Pre-Session Ends September 29

 

Fall 2017

Event Date
Depart from U.S. September 23, 2017
Arrive in Granada September 24
Arcadia Orientation September 24-29
University Orientation TBA
Semester Start October 2
Semester End December 20
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. December 22

 

Academic Year 2017-2018

Event Date
Depart from U.S. September 23, 2017
Arrive in Granada September 24
Orientation September 24-29
Semester One Start October 2
Semester One End December 20
Semester Two Start February 1, 2017
Semester Two Break March 24-April 1
Semester Two End May 25
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. May 27

 

Pre-Session Spring 2018

Event Date
Depart from U.S. January 6, 2018
Arrive in Granada January 7
Orientation January 7-8
Pre-Session Begins January 9
Pre-Session Ends January 29

 

Spring 2018

Event Date
Depart from U.S. January 19, 2018
Arrive in Madrid January 20
Orientation January 20-25; January 29-31
Semester Start February 1
Morocco Excursion March 23-March 26
Semester Break March 27-April 1
Semester End May 25
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. May 27