IMPORTANT: Pay special attention to arrival times, airport details and other requirements.

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 2019-2020

Event Date
Depart from U.S. August 29, 2019
Arrive in Sydney August 31
Arcadia Orientation (Mandatory) August 31-September 3
Travel to Bond September 3
University Orientation September 4-8
Semester One Start September 9
Semester One End December 14
Semester Two Start January 13, 2020
Semester Two End April 20
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. April 21

Spring 2020

Event Date
Depart from U.S. January 2, 2020
Arrive in Sydney January 4
Arcadia Orientation (Mandatory) January 4-7
Travel to Bond January 7
University Orientation January 8-10
Semester Start January 13
Semester End April 20
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. April 21

Fall 2020

Event Date
Arcadia Virtual Orientation (Mandatory) TBD
Depart from U.S. August 30, 2020
Arrive in Brisbane September 1
University Orientation September 2-4
Semester Start September 7
Arcadia In-Country Connection TBD
Semester End December 12
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. December 13

Academic Year 2020-2021

Event Date
Arcadia Virtual Orientation (Mandatory) TBD
Depart from U.S. August 30, 2020
Arrive in Brisbane September 1
University Orientation September 2-4
Semester One Start September 7
Arcadia In-Country Connection TBD
Semester One End December 12
Semester Two Start January 18, 2021
Semester Two End April 24
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. April 25

Spring 2021

Program calendar will be announced once dates are confirmed.