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

Spring 2021

Event Date
Arcadia Virtual Orientation (Mandatory) December 14
Review materials sent in advance
Depart from U.S. January 10, 2021
Arrive in London January 11
Semester Start January 18
Semester Break April 2-May 3
Semester End June 18
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. June 19

Academic Year 2021-2022

Event Date
Arcadia Virtual Orientation (Mandatory) TBC
Depart from U.S. September 18
Arrive in London September 19
Arcadia Orientation (Mandatory) TBC
University Orientation September 20-24
Semester One Start September 27
Semester One End December 10
Fall Exam Period  January 10-14, 2022
Semester Two Start January 17
Semester Two Break April 2-May 2
Spring Exam Period  May 4-June 18
Semester Two End June 17
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. June 18

Academic Year 2022-2023

Program calendar will be announced once dates are confirmed.