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 2017-2018

Event Date
Depart from U.S. July 5, 2017
Arrive in Sydney July 7
Arcadia Orientation (Mandatory) July 7-10
Travel to Melbourne July 10
University Orientation July 10-14
Semester One Start July 24
Semester One Break September 25-29
Semester One End November 17
Semester Two Start February 26, 2018
Semester Two Break March 30-April 8
Semester Two End June 22
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. June 23

 

Spring 2018

Event Date
Depart from U.S. February 4, 2018
Arrive in Sydney February 6
Arcadia Orientation (Mandatory) February 6-9
Travel to Melbourne February 9
University Orientation February 12-23
Semester Start February 26
Semester Break March 30-April 8
Semester End June 22
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. June 23

 

Academic Year Southern Hemisphere 2018

Event Date
Depart from U.S. February 4, 2018
Arrive in Sydney February 6
Arcadia Orientation (Mandatory) February 6-9
Travel to Melbourne February 9
University Orientation February 12-23
Semester One Start February 26
Semester One Break March 30-April 8
Semester One End June 22
Semester Two Start July 23
Semester Two End November 17
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. November 18

 

Fall 2018

Event Date
Depart from U.S. July 4, 2018
Arrive in Melbourne July 6
Arcadia Orientation (Mandatory) July 6 -9
University Orientation July 9-20
Semester Start July 23
Semester Break September 3-16
Semester End November 17
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. November 18

 

Academic Year 2018-2019

Event Date
Depart from U.S. July 4, 2018
Arrive in Melbourne July 6
Arcadia Orientation (Mandatory) July 6 -9
Program Travel July 13
University Orientation July 9-20
Semester One Start July 23
Semester One Break September 3-16
Semester One End November 17
Semester Two Start March 4, 2019
Semester Two Break April 19-28
Semester Two End June 28
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. June 29

Spring 2019

Arcadia program dates will be finalized 6-8 months prior to the start of the semester. (Students should not book travel until calendars are finalized.)

Event Date
Depart from U.S. TBC
Arrive in Sydney TBC
Arcadia Orientation (Mandatory) TBC
Travel to Melbourne TBC
University Orientation TBC
Semester Start March 4
Semester Break April 19-28
Semester End June 28
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. June 29

 

Academic Year Southern Hemisphere 2019

Program calendar will be announced once dates are confirmed.