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. 

Dates are subject to change based on the University of New South Wales' planned academic calendar in response to the COVID-19 pandemic and any restrictions or safety measures imposed by the Australian government. 
Please wait to book travel until advised by Arcadia University. 

Spring 2021

Event Date
Depart from U.S. TBA, 2021
Arrive in Sydney TBA
Arcadia Orientation (Mandatory) TBA
University Orientation TBA
Semester Start January 4
Semester Break February 5-15
Semester End May 13
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. May 14

Academic Year Southern Hemisphere 2021

Event Date
Depart from U.S. TBA, 2021
Arrive in Sydney TBA
Arcadia Orientation (Mandatory) TBA
University Orientation TBA
Semester One Start January 4
Semester One Break February 5-15
Semester End May 13
Semester Two Start August 16
Semester Two End December 9
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. December 10

Fall 2021

Event Date
Depart from U.S. August 29, 2021
Arrive in Sydney August 31
Arcadia Orientation (Mandatory) August 31-September 3
University Orientation September 8-10
Semester Start September 13
Semester End December 9
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. December 10

Academic Year 2021-2022

Event Date
Depart from U.S. August 29, 2021
Arrive in Sydney August 31
Arcadia Orientation (Mandatory) August 21-September 3
University Orientation September 8-10
Semester One Start September 13
Semester One End December 10
Semester Two Start TBC
Semester Two End TBC
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. TBC

Spring 2022

Program calendar will be announced once dates are confirmed.