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 Limerick'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 13, 2022
Arrive in Dublin January 14
University Orientation January 17-21
Semester Start January 24
Ealu Weekend (Mandatory) February 11-13
Semester Break April 11-18
Reading Week April 25-29
Semester End May 16
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. May 17

Fall 2022

Event Date
Arcadia Virtual Orientation (Mandatory) TBC
Review materials sent in advance 
Depart from U.S. August 28, 2022
Arrive in Dublin August 29
Arcadia Orientation (Mandatory) August 29-30
University Orientation TBC
Semester Start September 5
Arcadia Community Building Weekend September 23-25
Arcadia Ireland Ealu Weekend October 15-17
Semester End December 17
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. December 18

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 29-30
University Orientation TBC
Semester One Start September 5
Arcadia Community Building Weekend September 23-25
Arcadia Ireland Ealu Weekend October 15-17
Semester One End December 17
Semester Two Start January 23, 2023
Reading Week April 24-28
Semester Two End May 15
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. May 16
 

Spring 2023

Program calendar will be announced once dates are confirmed.