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 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 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

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 18
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. December 19

*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 18
Semester Two Start January 11, 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

Event Date
Depart from U.S. TBA, 2021
Arrive in London TBA
Arcadia Orientation (Mandatory) TBA
University Orientation TBA
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.