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 University of Westminster'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 2022

Event Date
Virtual Orientation Session (Mandatory) September 6
Review materials sent in advance
Depart from U.S. September 13, 2022
Arrive in London September 14
Arcadia Orientation (Mandatory) September 15-17
University Orientation September 19-23
Semester Start September 26
Semester End December 16
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. December 17

Academic Year 2022-2023

Event Date
Virtual Orientation Session (Mandatory) September 6
Review materials sent in advance
Depart from U.S. September 13, 2022
Arrive in London September 14
Arcadia Orientation (Mandatory) September 15-17
University Orientation September 19-23
Semester One Start September 26
Semester One End December 16
Semester One Exams January 9-20
Semester Two Start January 23, 2023
Semester Two End May 19
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. May 20

Spring 2023

Event Date
Virtual Orientation Session (Mandatory) TBC
Review materials sent in advance
Depart from U.S. January 10, 2023
Arrive in London January 11
Arcadia Orientation (Mandatory) January 12-14
University Orientation January 16-20
Semester Start January 23
Semester End May 19
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. May 20

Fall 2023 and Academic Year 2023-2024

Program calendar will be announced once dates are confirmed.