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.

Summer 2022

Event Date
Virtual Orientation Session (Mandatory) May 5
Review materials sent in advance
Depart from U.S. June 6, 2022
Arrive in Florence June 7
University Orientation June 7
Course Start June 8
Arcadia Orientation (Mandatory) June 11
Course End July 14
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. July 16


Summer 2023

Program calendars will be announced when program dates are finalized.