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. September 8, 2019
Arrive in Edinburgh September 9
Arcadia Orientation (Mandatory) September 9-10
Homestay TBD
University Orientation September 11-13
Semester Start September 16
Semester End December 13
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. December 14

Academic Year 2019-2020

 

Event Date
Depart from U.S. September 8, 2019
Arrive in Edinburgh September 9
Arcadia Orientation (Mandatory) September 9-10
Homestay TBD
University Orientation September 11-13
Semester One Start September 16
Semester One End December 13
Semester Two Start January 20, 2020
Semester Two Break March 23-April 10
Semester Two End May 22
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. May 23

Spring 2020

Arcadia program dates will be finalized 6-8 months prior to the start of the semester. (Students should not book travel until calendars are finalized.)

Event Date
Depart from U.S. TBD
Arrive in Edinburgh TBD
Arcadia Orientation (Mandatory) TBD
University Orientation TBD
Semester Start January 20
Semester Break March 23-April 10
Semester End May 22
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. May 23