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. July 5, 2017
Arrive in Auckland July 7
Arcadia Orientation (Mandatory) July 7-10
Travel to Victoria from Rotorua July 10
University Orientation July 12-13
Semester One Start July 17
Semester One Break August 26-September 10
Semester One End November 18
Semester Two Start March 5, 2018
Semester Two Break March 29-April 4; April 21-29
Semester Two End July 4
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. July 5

 

Spring 2018

Event Date
Depart from U.S. February 19, 2018
Arrive in Auckland February 21
Arcadia Orientation (Mandatory) February 21-24
Travel to Victoria from Rotorua February 24
University Orientation February 27-28
Semester Start March 5
Semester Break March 29-April 4; April 21-29
Semester End July 4
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. July 5

 

Academic Year Southern Hemisphere 2018

Event Date
Depart from U.S. February 19, 2018
Arrive in Auckland February 21
Arcadia Orientation (Mandatory) February 21-24
Travel to Christchurch from Auckland February 24
University Orientation February 27-28
Semester One Start March 5
Semester One Break March 30-April 4, April 21-29
Semester One End July 4
Semester Two Start July 16
Semester Two Break August 25-September 9
Semester Two End November 17
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. November 18

 

Fall 2018

EVENT DATE
Depart from U.S. July 3, 2018
Arrive in Auckland July 5
Arcadia Orientation (Mandatory) July 5-8
Travel to Victoria from Rotorua July 8
University Orientation July 11-12
Semester Start July 16
Semester Break August 25-September 9
Semester End November 17
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. November 18

 

Academic Year 2018-2019

EVENT DATE
Depart from U.S. July 3, 2018
Arrive in Auckland July 5
Arcadia Orientation (Mandatory) July 5-8
Travel to Victoria from Rotorua July 8
University Orientation July 11-12
Semester One Start July 16
Semester One Break August 25-September 9
Semester One End November 17
Semester Two Start March 4, 2019
Semester Two Break April 13-28
Semester Two End June 29
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. June 30

 

Spring 2019

Event Date
Depart from U.S. February 18, 2019
Arrive in Auckland February 20
Arcadia Orientation (Mandatory) February 20-23
Travel to Victoria from Rotorua February 23
University Orientation February 26-27
Semester Start March 4
Semester Break April 13-28
Semester End June 29
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. June 30