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 2018

Event Date
Depart from U.S. September 1, 2018
Arrive in Edinburgh September 2
Arcadia Orientation (Mandatory) September 2-4
Homestay September 4-8
University Orientation September 8
Semester Start September 10
Semester End December 22
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. December 23


Academic Year 2018-2019

Event Date
Depart from U.S. September 1
Arrive in Edinburgh September 2
Arcadia Orientation (Mandatory) September 2-4
Homestay September 4-8
University Orientation September 8
Semester One Start September 10
Semester One End December 22
Semester Two Start January 14, 2019
Semester Two Break March 26-April 6
Semester Two End May 11
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. May 12

 

Spring 2019

Event Date
Depart from U.S. January 6, 2019
Arrive in Edinburgh January 7
Arcadia Orientation (Mandatory) January 7-9
University Orientation January 10
Semester Start January 14
Semester Break March 26-April 6
Semester End May 11
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. May 12