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 2015

Depart from U.S. September 3, 2015
Arrive in Madrid September 4
Arcadia Orientation September 4-6
University Orientation September 7
Semester Start September 8
Semester Break October 19-22
Semester End December 12
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. December 15

 

Academic Year 2015-2016

Depart from U.S. September 3, 2015
Arrive in Madrid September 4
Arcadia Orientation September 4-6
University Orientation September 7
Semester One Start September 8
Semester One End December 12
Semester Two Start January 18, 2016
Semester Two Break March 18-27
Semester Two End April 27
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. April 28

 

Spring 2016

Depart from U.S. January 13, 2016
Arrive in Madrid January 14
Arcadia Orientation January 14-16
University Orientation TBA
Semester Start January 18
Semester Break March 18-27
Semester End April 27
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. April 28

 

Summer 2015

Depart from U.S. June 14, 2015
Arrive in Madrid June 15
Orientation June 15-16
Course Start June 17
Course End July 25
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. July 27