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. 

Early Start 2020

(Optional Pre-Session)

Event Date
Arcadia Virtual Orientation (Mandatory)* TBA
Depart from U.S.* TBA, 2020
Arrive in Cork* TBA
University Orientation* TBA
Early Start Begins* TBA
Early Start End* TBA
Semester Start* September 28
Arcadia In-Country Connection* TBD
Semester End December 18
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. December 19

*Updated due to COVID-19

Fall 2020

Event Date
Arcadia Virtual Orientation (Mandatory)* TBA
Depart from U.S.* TBA, 2020
Arrive in Cork* TBA
University Orientation* TBA
Semester Start* September 28
Arcadia In-Country Connection* TBD
Semester End December 18
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. December 19

*Updated due to COVID-19

Academic Year 2020-2021

Event Date
Arcadia Virtual Orientation (Mandatory)* TBA
Depart from U.S.* TBA, 2020
Arrive in Cork* TBA
University Orientation* TBA
Semester Start* September 28
Arcadia In-Country Connection* TBD
Semester End December 18
Semester Two Start* January 25, 2021
Semester Two End* May 14
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S.* May 15

*Updated due to COVID-19

Spring 2021

Dates subject to change based on the University College Cork'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 Orientation (Mandatory) TBD
Depart from U.S. January 9, 2021
Arrive in Dublin January 10
University Orientation January 21-22
Semester Start January 25
Semester Break April 2-11
Reading Week April 26-29
Semester End May 14
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. May 15

 

Early Start 2021

(Optional Pre-Session)

Program calendar will be announced once dates are confirmed.

Fall 2021

Program calendar will be announced once dates are confirmed.

Academic Year 2021-2022

Program calendar will be announced once dates are confirmed.