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.


Academic Year 2017-2018

Event Date
Depart from U.S. June 27, 2017
Arrive in Auckland June 29
Arcadia Orientation (Mandatory) June 29-July 2
Travel to Otago from Auckland July 2
University Orientation July 4-7
Semester One Start July 10
Semester One Break August 26-September 3
Semester One End November 11
Semester Two Start February 26, 2018
Semester Two Break March 30-April 8
Semester Two End June 20
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. June 21

 

Spring 2018

Event Date
Depart from U.S. February 13, 2018
Arrive in Auckland February 15
Arcadia Orientation (Mandatory) February 15-18
Travel to Otago from Rotorua February 18
University Orientation February 19-23
Semester Start February 26
Semester Break March 30-April 8
Semester End June 20
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. June 21

 

Academic Year Southern Hemisphere 2018

Event Date
Depart from U.S. February 13, 2018
Arrive in Auckland February 15
Arcadia Orientation (Mandatory) February 15-18
Travel to Otago from Auckland February 18
University Orientation February 19-23
Semester One Start February 26
Semester One Break March 30-April 8
Semester One End June 20
Semester Two Start July 9
Semester Two Break August 25-September 2
Semester Two End November 10
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. November 11

 

Fall 2018

EVENT DATE
Depart from U.S. June 26, 2018
Arrive in Auckland June 28
Arcadia Orientation (Mandatory) June 28-July 1
Travel to Otago from Auckland July 1
University Orientation July 3-6
Semester Start July 9
Semester Break August 25-September 2
Semester End November 10
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. November 11

 

Academic Year 2018-2019

EVENT DATE
Depart from U.S. June 26, 2018
Arrive in Auckland June 28
Arcadia Orientation (Mandatory) June 28-July 1
Travel to Otago from Auckland July 1
University Orientation July 3-6
Semester One Start July 9
Semester One Break August 25-September 2
Semester One End November 10
Semester Two Start February 25, 2019
Semester Two Break April 19-28
Semester Two End June 19
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. June 20

 

Spring 2019

Event Date
Depart from U.S. February 11, 2019
Arrive in Auckland February 13
Arcadia Orientation (Mandatory) February 13-16
Travel to Otago from Auckland February 16
University Orientation February 18-22
Semester Start February 25
Semester Break April 19-28
Semester End June 19
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. June 20