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 16, 2017
Arrive in Melbourne July 18
Arcadia Orientation (Mandatory) July 18-21
Travel to Sydney July 21
University Orientation July 24-28
Semester One Start July 31
Semester One Break September 23-October 1
Semester One End November 25
Semester Two Start March 5
Semester Two Break April 2-6
Semester Two End June 30
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. July 1

 

Spring 2018

Event Date
Depart from U.S. February 18, 2018
Arrive in Melbourne February 20
Arcadia Orientation (Mandatory) February 20-23
Travel to Sydney February 23
University Orientation February 26-March 2
Semester Start March 5
Semester Break April 2-6
Semester End June 30
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. July 1

 

Academic Year Southern Hemisphere 2018

Event Date
Depart from U.S. February 18, 2018
Arrive in Melbourne February 20
Arcadia Orientation (Mandatory) February 20-23
Travel to Sydney February 24
University Orientation February 26-March 2
Semester One Start March 5
Semester One Break April 2-6
Semester One End June 30
Semester Two Start July 30
Semester Two Break September 24-28
Semester Two End November 24
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. November 25

 

Fall 2018

Event Date
Depart from U.S. July 15, 2018
Arrive in Melbourne July 17
Arcadia Orientation (Mandatory) July 17-20
Travel to Sydney July 20
University Orientation July 23-27
Semester Start July 30
Semester Break September 24-28
Semester End November 24
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. November 25

 

Academic Year 2018-2019

Event Date
Depart from U.S. July 15, 2018
Arrive in Melbourne July 17
Arcadia Orientation (Mandatory) July 17-20
Travel to Sydney July 20
University Orientation July 23-27
Semester One Start July 30
Semester One Break September 24-28
Semester One End November 24
Semester Two Start February 25, 2019
Semester Two Break April 22-26
Semester Two End June 22
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. June 23

Spring 2019

Event Date
Depart from U.S. February 10, 2019
Arrive in Sydney February 12
Arcadia Orientation (Mandatory) February 12-15
Program Travel February 15
University Orientation February 18-22
Semester Start February 25
Semester Break April 22-26
Semester End June 22
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. June 23

Academic Year Southern Hemisphere 2019

Program calendar will be announced once dates are confirmed.