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 2019

Event Date
Depart from U.S. August 22, 2019
Arrive in Rome August 23
University Orientation August 23-25
Semester Start September 2
Arcadia Orientation (Mandatory) August 31
Semester End December 13
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. December 14

Academic Year 2019-2020

Event Date
Depart from U.S. August 22, 2019
Arrive in Rome August 23
University Orientation August 23-25
Semester One Start September 2
Arcadia Orientation (Mandatory) August 31
Semester One End December 13
Semester Two Start January 13, 2020
Semester Two End April 30
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. May 1

Spring 2020

Event Date
Depart from U.S. January 9, 2020
Arrive in Rome January 10
University Orientation (Mandatory) January 10-12
Semester Start January 13
Arcadia Orientation (Mandatory) January 18
Semester End April 30
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. May 1