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 18
Arrive in London September 19
Arcadia Orientation (Mandatory) September 19-23
University Orientation September 24-28
Semester One Start October 1
Semester One Reading Week November 5-9
Semester One End December 14
Semester Two Start January 7, 2019
Semester Two Break March 23-April 22
Semester Two End June 14
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. June 15

Spring 2019

EVENT DATE
Depart from U.S. January 1, 2019
Arrive in London January 2
Arcadia Orientation (Mandatory) January 2-5
University Orientation January 6
Semester Start January 7
Semester Break March 23-April 22
Semester End June 14
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. June 15

Fall 2019

EVENT DATE
Depart from U.S. September 18, 2019
Arrive in London September 19
Arcadia Orientation (Mandatory) September 19-22
University Orientation September 23-27
Semester Start September 30
Reading Week 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 18, 2019
Arrive in London September 19
Arcadia Orientation (Mandatory) September 19-22
University Orientation September 23-27
Semester One Start September 30
Semester One Reading Week November 4-8
Semester One End December 13
Semester Two Start January 6, 2020
Semester Two Break March 21-April 19
Semester Two End June 12
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. June 13

Spring 2020

EVENT DATE
Depart from U.S. January 1, 2020
Arrive in London January 2
Arcadia Orientation (Mandatory) January 2-4
University Orientation January 5
Semester Start January 6
Semester Break March 21-April 19
Semester End June 12
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. June 13