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 4, 2018
Arrive in Edinburgh September 5
Arcadia Orientation (Mandatory) September 5-7
University Orientation September 10
Semester Start September 10
Semester End December 21
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. December 22


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 9-13
Semester Start January 14
Semester End April 26
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. April 27