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 19, 2018
Arrive in Edinburgh September 20
Arcadia Orientation (Mandatory) September 20-21
University Orientation September 24
Semester Start September 24
Semester End December 14
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. December 15


Academic Year 2018-2019

Event Date
Depart from U.S. September 19, 2018
Arrive in Edinburgh September 20
Arcadia Orientation  (Mandatory) September 20-21
University Orientation September 24
Semester One Start September 24
Semester One End December 14
Semester Two Start January 7, 2019
Semester Two Break April 1-12
Semester Two End June 21
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. June 22

 

Spring 2019

Event Date
Depart from U.S. January 2, 2019
Arrive in Edinburgh January 3
Arcadia Orientation (Mandatory) January 3-5
University Orientation January 7
Semester Start January 7
Semester Break April 1-12
Semester End June 21
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. June 22