Learn about Arcadia Abroad

The Arcadia Abroad team has enjoyed meeting with friends from partner institutions both on Arcadia’s campus and while visiting campuses across the country. These visits helped us  get to know one another and gave us the chance to share more about how we can work together to support your institutional goals.

While much has changed, our commitment to working with our partners has not. Sadly, getting together in person has become increasingly challenging. We’re happy to share that we’ve developed a full schedule of virtual opportunities for you to learn more about Arcadia Abroad and to get to know our team. Whether you're a student, a study-away advisor, or a faculty member, there should be a session to meet your needs.

We value the relationships we've developed over the years and look forward to welcoming you online to continue building them.

Don't see what you're looking for? Let us know how we can help, or feel free to reach out to a member or our institutional relations team.

Event Schedule:

Date Time Event Description Audience Register
August 26, 2020 3:00-4:00 p.m. (ET) Student Q&A An opportunity to learn about studying abroad through Arcadia and a chance to ask any questions you need answered to get started. Students that are undecided on a study abroad program
September 2, 2020 12:00-1:30 p.m. (ET) Arcadia Abroad 101 (Virtual Advisor Day) This event is intended to provides study abroad professionals with the opportunity to learn more about Arcadia Abroad's mission, philosophy, pedagogy, programming, and co-curricular learning. Study abroad staff and faculty
September 10, 2020 1:00-2:00 p.m. (ET) Study Abroad Scholarships: Putting forth your best application workshop Get prepared to submit a scholarship application! Learn about the Gilman Scholarship and Fund for Education Abroad Scholarship in addition to resources that can help you identify scholarships that may work for you. Students
September 15, 2020 2:00-3:00 p.m. (ET) Arcadia Discussion Forum: Considerations and decision-making for study abroad during COVID-19 A dialogue between colleagues to discuss the challenges related to sending students abroad during the pandemic. Learn about the factors Arcadia is considering and discuss ideas on your institution's approach.  Study abroad staff and faculty, Health & Safety personnel, University Risk Managers
September 16, 2020 1:00-2:00 p.m. (ET) Ask Me Anything Country Edition: South Africa This interactive dialogue gives you an insider perspective of our Arcadia Abroad team in the U.S. and abroad, and what students can expect from the application process through to their experience on site. Study abroad staff and faculty
September 17, 2020 1:30-2:30 p.m. (ET) Q&A: How to pick a program Location? Courses? Activities? Major? There are a lot of factors that go into choosing a study abroad program. Our team is available to help you navigate your choices so you find the program that's right for you. Students
September 21, 2020 11:00-12:00 p.m. (ET) Ask Me Anything Country Edition: Scotland This interactive dialogue gives you an insider perspective of our Arcadia Abroad team in the U.S. and abroad, and what students can expect from the application process through to their experience on site. Study abroad staff and faculty
September 23, 2020 12:00-1:00 p.m. (ET) Focus on Programming: Internships This event will highlight the innovative work Arcadia is doing with international and domestic internships and highlight opportunities in Philadelphia, abroad… and even online. Study abroad staff and faculty
September 24, 2020 1:00-2:00 p.m. (ET) Ask Me Anything Country Edition: England & Wales This interactive dialogue gives you an insider perspective of our Arcadia Abroad team in the U.S. and abroad, and what students can expect from the application process through to their experience on site. Study abroad staff and faculty
September 29, 2020 1:30-3:00 p.m. (ET) Arcadia Abroad 101 (Virtual Advisor Day) This event is intended to provides study abroad professionals with the opportunity to learn more about Arcadia Abroad's mission, philosophy, pedagogy, programming, and co-curricular learning. Study abroad staff and faculty
September 30, 2020 3:00-4:00 p.m. (ET) Ask Me Anything Country Edition: New Zealand This interactive dialogue gives you an insider perspective of our Arcadia Abroad team in the U.S. and abroad, and what students can expect from the application process through to their experience on site. Study abroad staff and faculty
October 5, 2020 3:30-4:30 p.m. (ET) Focus on Programming: STEM This event will highlight the innovative work Arcadia Abroad is doing in STEM/Research and highlight programs for both STEM and non-STEM students Study abroad staff and faculty
October 7, 2020 1:30-2:30 p.m. (ET) Planning to study abroad during a pandemic Hear from our Health, Safety, and Security team how we're applying best practices in health, safety and security across our programs. We'll cover the benefits of studying abroad, alumni experiences, and how you can plan your study abroad experience during a pandemic. Students
October 20, 2020 1:00-2:00 p.m. (ET) Focus on Programming: Custom Programming Learn about partnering with Arcadia Abroad through customized programming opportunities for your faculty and students in Greece, Italy, Spain, South Africa, England, Scotland, Wales, Ireland, Australia and New Zealand. Study abroad staff and faculty
October 21, 2020 5:00-6:00 p.m. (ET) STEM around the World There are so many ways to pursue STEM courses abroad! Join us for an interactive discussion with STEM student alumni highlighting STEM opportunities abroad with Arcadia including coursework, research options and Internships. Students
October 22, 2020 1:00-2:30 p.m. (ET) Arcadia Abroad 101 (Virtual Advisor Day) This event is intended to provides study abroad professionals with the opportunity to learn more about Arcadia Abroad's mission, philosophy, pedagogy, programming, and co-curricular learning. Study abroad staff and faculty
November 17, 2020 5:00p.m. (ET) 5 in 15: Everything You Need to Know About Study Abroad Join Arcadia Abroad for interactive 15 minute virtual sessions to learn more about 5 topics on:
*Study abroad opportunities for every major, including STEM!
*Scholarship and financial support
*Internships (in-person AND virtual) and research
*Alumni Experiences
*One-on-One Advising

Our team will be available to talk with students and help you find a program that works for you.
Students
November 24, 2020 2:00-3:00 p.m. (ET) Arcadia Discussion Forum: Successes, Lessons, and the Path Forward for Study Abroad During COVID-19 Join our Overseas Staff, Program Management, and Health and Safety Teams who will share the successes from hosting students on-site this fall, the lessons we've learned, and dialogue about the path forward as we move into the new year and beyond. Study abroad staff and faculty
December 7, 2020 11:00-12:00 p.m. (ET) Arcadia at University of Oxford
Study abroad at one of the most prestigious universities in the world, University of Oxford.

Join us for an information session with colleagues from the University of Oxford, to learn more about the application process, studying and student life at Oxford.
Students
Spring 2021 (Date TBD) TBD Focus on Programming: Introducing the College Council on Equity, Diversity and Inclusion Introduction to the College Council for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion and the launch of our College-wide Inclusive Excellence Plan. Study abroad staff and faculty