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. 

Fall Semester Start-Up Program 2020

 

Event Date
Depart from U.S.* September 5, 2020
Arrive in Dublin* September 6
Semester Start-Up Program Start* September 7
Semester Start* September 14
Arcadia In-Country Connection* TBD
Reading Week October 26-30
Semester End* December 18
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S.* December 19

*Updated due to COVID-19

Fall 2020

Event Date
Depart from U.S.* September 19, 2020
Arrive in Dublin* September 20
University Orientation* September 21
Semester Start* September 28
Arcadia In-Country Connection* TBD
Reading Week* November 9
Semester End* December 18
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S.* December 19

*Updated due to COVID-19

Academic Year 2020-2021

Event Date
Depart from U.S.* September 19, 2020
Arrive in Dublin* September 20
University Orientation* September 21
Semester One Start* September 28
Arcadia In-Country Connection* TBD
Semester One Reading Week* November 9
Semester One End* December 18
Semester Two Start* February 1, 2021
Semester Two Reading Week March 8-12
Semester Two End May 28
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. May 29

*Updated due to COVID-19

Spring 2021

Dates subject to change based on the Trinity College Dublin'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.

Event Date
Arcadia Virtual Orientation (Mandatory) TBD
Depart from U.S. January 17, 2021
Arrive in Dublin January 18
University Orientation January 24
Semester Start February 1
Reading Week March 15-19; April 26-30; May 3-7
Semester End May 28
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. May 29