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 2016

Depart from U.S. September 6, 2016
Arrive in Istanbul September 7
Arcadia Orientation September 7-23
Semester Break September 12-15
University Orientation September 23
Semester Start September 26
Semester End December 23
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. December 24


Spring 2016

Depart from U.S. January 26, 2016
Arrive in Istanbul January 27
Orientation January 27-February 5
Semester Start February 8
Semester Break May 13-17
Semester End May 30
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. May 31