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. 

Program Dates are subject to change based on the Burren College of Art's planned academic calendar in response to COVID-19 pandemic and any restrictions or safety measures imposed by the Irish government. Please wait to book travel until advised by Arcadia University.

Spring 2022

Event Date
Virtual Orientation Session (Mandatory) December 9
Review materials sent in advance 
Depart from U.S. January 3 OR 4, 2022*
Arrive in Dublin January 4 OR 5
University Orientation January 10
Semester Start January 17
Ealu Weekend (Mandatory) February 11-13
Semester End April 22
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. April 23
*Flexible Arrival Date

 

Fall 2022

Event Date
Virtual Orientation Session (Mandatory) TBC
Review materials sent in advance
Depart from U.S. August 28, 2022
Arrive in Dublin August 29
Arcadia Orientation (Mandatory) August 29-September 1
Arcadia Community Building Weekend September 9-11
University Orientation September 5-11
Semester Start September 12
Arcadia Ireland Ealu Weekend October 15-17
Semester End December 16
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. December 17

 

Academic Year 2022-2023

Event Date
Virtual Orientation Session (Mandatory) TBC
Review materials sent in advance
Depart from U.S. August 28, 2022
Arrive in Dublin August 29
Arcadia Orientation (Mandatory) August 29-September 1
Arcadia Community Building Weekend September 9-11
University Orientation September 5-11
Semester One Start September 13
Arcadia Ireland Ealu Weekend October 15-17
Semester One End December 16
Semester Two Start January 6, 2023
Semester Two End April 22
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. April 23

Spring 2023

Program calendar will be announced once dates are confirmed.