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 23-April 21
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 January 2-3
University Orientation January 4-5
Semester Start January 7
Semester Break March 23-April 22
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 TBD
Semester Start September 23
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 TBD
Semester One Start September 23
Semester One End December 13
Semester Two Start January 13, 2020
Semester Two Break March 28-April 26
Semester Two End June 12
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. June 13

Spring 2020

Arcadia program dates will be finalized 6-8 months prior to the start of the semester. (Students should not book travel until calendars are finalized.)

Event Date
Depart from U.S. TBD
Arrive in London TBD
Arcadia Orientation TBD
University Orientation TBD
Semester Start January 13
Semester Break March 28-April 26
Semester End June 12
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. June 13