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 Break December 14-January 6
Semester One End January 19, 2019
Semester Two Start January 21
Semester Two Break April 13-28
Semester Two End May 24
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. May 25

Spring 2019

Event Date
Depart from U.S. January 9, 2019
Arrive in London January 10
Arcadia Orientation (Mandatory) January 10-12
University Orientation January 14-18
Semester Start January 21
Semester Break April 13-28
Semester End May 24
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. May 25

Fall 2019

EVENT DATE
Depart from U.S. September 10, 2019
Arrive in London September 11
Arcadia Orientation (Mandatory) September 11-14
University Orientation September 16-20
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 September 16-20
Semester One Start September 23
Semester One Break December 13-January 5
Exam Period January 6-17, 2020
Semester One End January 17
Semester Two Start January 20
Semester Two Break April 11-26
Semester Two End May 22
Exam Period April 27-May 15
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. May 23

Spring 2020

Event Date
Depart from U.S. January 7, 2020
Arrive in London January 8
Arcadia Orientation (Mandatory) January 8-11
University Orientation January 13-17
Semester Start January 20
Semester Break April 11-26
Exam Period April 27-May 15
Semester End May 22
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. May 23