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.

Fall 2020

Event Date
Arcadia Virtual Orientation (Mandatory)* TBD
Depart from U.S.* September 17, 2020
Arrive in Perugia* September 18
University Orientation* September 19-20
Semester Start* September 28
Arcadia In Country Connection* TBD
Semester Break* November 2-6
Semester End* December 10
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S.* December 11

*Updated due to COVID-19

Spring 2021

Arcadia program dates will be finalized 6-8 months prior to the start of the semester. (Students should not book travel until calendars are finalized.)

Event Date
Depart from U.S. TBD, 2021
Arrive in Rome TBD
University Orientation (Mandatory) January 30-31
Semester Start February 1
Arcadia Orientation (Mandatory) TBD
Semester Break March 12-21
Semester End April 23
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. April 24

Fall 2021

Arcadia program dates will be finalized 6-8 months prior to the start of the semester. (Students should not book travel until calendars are finalized.)