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 Queen Mary University's 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.

Fall 2021

Event Date
Virtual Orientation Session (Mandatory) August 24
Review materials sent in advance
Depart from U.S. September 17, 2021
Arrive in London September 18
Arcadia Orientation (Mandatory) TBC
University Orientation September 20-24
Semester Start September 27
Semester End December 17
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. December 18

Academic Year 2021-2022

Event Date
Virtual Orientation Session (Mandatory) August 24
Review materials sent in advance
Depart from U.S. September 17, 2021
Arrive in London September 18
University Orientation September 20-24
Semester One Start September 27
Semester One End December 17
Exam Period January 6-21, 2022
Semester Two Start January 24
Semester Two Break April 15-May 4
Exam Period May 5-June 1
Semester Two End June 1
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. June 2

Spring 2022

Event Date
Virtual Orientation Session (Mandatory) December 13
Review materials sent in advance
Depart from U.S. January 12, 2022
Arrive in London January 13
Arcadia Orientation (Mandatory) TBC
University Orientation January 17-21
Semester Start January 24
Semester Break April 15-May 4
Semester End June 1
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. June 2

Fall 2022

Program calendar will be announced once dates are confirmed.

Academic Year 2022

Program calendar will be announced once dates are confirmed.