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. 

 

Fall 2020

Event Date
Depart from U.S.* September 16, 2020
Arrive in Aberdeen* September 17
Arcadia Virtual Orientation (Mandatory)* September 17-19
University Orientation* September 21-25
Semester Start* September 28
Arcadia In Country Connection* TBD
Semester End December 18
Program Concludes/Return Flight to US December 19

*Updated due to COVID-19

Academic Year 2020-2021

Event Date
Depart from U.S.* September 16, 2020
Arrive in Aberdeen* September 17
Arcadia Virtual Orientation (Mandatory)* September 17-19
University Orientation* September 21-25
Semester One Start* September 28
Arcadia In Country Connection* TBD
Semester One End December 18
Semester Two Start January 18, 2021
Semester Two Break April 2-26
Semester Two End May 21
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. May 22

*Updated due to COVID-19

Spring 2021

Dates subject to change based on the University of Aberdeen's planned academic calendar in response to COVID-19 pandemic and any restrictions or safety measures imposed by the Scottish government. 
Please wait to book travel until advised by Arcadia University.

Event Date
Arcadia Virtual Orientation (Mandatory) TBA
Depart from U.S. January 6, 2021
Arrive in Aberdeen January 7
University Orientation January 11
Semester Start January 18
Semester Break April 2-26
Semester End May 21
Program Concludes/Return Flight to US May 22