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 2018-2019

Event Date
Depart from U.S. September 11, 2018
Arrive in London September 12
Arcadia Orientation (Mandatory) September 12-15
University Orientation September 17-21
Semester One Start September 24
Semester One End December 14
Semester Two Start January 7, 2019
Semester Two Break March 30-April 28
Semester Two End June 7
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. June 8

Spring 2019

Event Date
Depart from U.S. January 1, 2019
Arrive in London January 2
Arcadia Orientation (Mandatory) January 2-3
University Orientation January 4
Semester Start January 7
Semester Break March 30-April 28
Semester End June 7
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. June 8

Fall 2019

Event Date
Depart from U.S. September 10, 2019
Arrive in London September 11
Arcadia Orientation (Mandatory) September 11-14
University Orientation September 16-23
Semester Start September 23
Semester Break November 4-8
Semester End December 13
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. December 14

Academic Year 2019-2020

Event Date
Depart from U.S. September 10,  2019
Arrive in London September 11
Arcadia Orientation (Mandatory) September 11-14
University Orientation September 16-23
Semester One Start September 23
Semester One Break November 4-8
Semester One End December 13
Exam Period January 6-17. 2020
Semester Two Start January 20
Semester Two Break April 8 - May 4
Exam Period May 5 -29
Semester Two End May 29
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. May 30

Spring 2020

Event Date
Depart from U.S. January 8, 2020
Arrive in London January 9
Arcadia Orientation (Mandatory) January 9-14
University Orientation January 15-17
Semester Start January 20
Semester Break April 14-May 4
Semester End May 29
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. May 30