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 Umbra Institute's planned academic calendar in response to the COVID-19 pandemic and any restrictions or safety measures imposed by the Italian government. Please wait to book travel until advised by Arcadia University.

Spring 2022

Event Date
Virtual Orientation Session (Mandatory) January 18
Review materials sent in advance
Depart from U.S. February 3, 2022
Arrive in Italy February 4
Arcadia Orientation (Mandatory) TBC
University Orientation (Mandatory) February 5-6
Semester Start February 7
Semester Break March 18-27
Semester End April 29
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. April 30

Fall 2022

Event Date
Virtual Orientation Session (Mandatory) TBC
Review materials sent in advance
Depart from U.S. September 1, 2022
Arrive in Rome September 2
University Orientation September 3-4
Semester Start September 5
Arcadia Italy Excursion (Mandatory) September 17
Semester Break October 24-30
Semester End December 16
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. December 17

Spring 2023

Program calendar will be announced once dates are confirmed.