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.

Fall 2020

Event Date
Arcadia Virtual Orientation (Mandatory)* TBD
Depart from U.S.* September 26, 2020
Arrive in London* September 27
University Orientation* September 28-October 2
Semester Start* October 5
Arcadia In-Country Connection* TBD
Semester End December 11
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. December 12

*Updated due to COVID-19

Academic Year 2020-2021

Event Date
Arcadia Virtual Orientation (Mandatory)* TBD
Depart from U.S.* September 26, 2020
Arrive in London* September 27
University Orientation* September 28-October 2
Semester One Start* October 5
Arcadia In-Country Connection* TBD
Semester One End December 11
Semester Two Start January 10, 2021
Semester Two Break March 27-April 25
Semester Two End June 18
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. June 19

*Updated due to COVID-19

Spring 2021

Dates subject to change based on the Goldsmiths, University of London's planned academic calendar in response to COVID-19 pandemic and any restrictions or safety measures imposed by the British government. 
Please wait to book travel until advised by Arcadia University.

Event Date
Arcadia Orientation Mandatory TBA
Depart from U.S. January 3, 2021
Arrive in London January 4
University Orientation January 5-8
Semester Start January 11
Semester Break March 27-April 25
Semester End June 18
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. June 19

Fall 2021

Program calendar will be announced once dates are confirmed.

Academic Year 2021-2022

Program calendar will be announced once dates are confirmed.