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
Arcadia Virtual Orientation (Mandatory)* TBD
Depart from U.S.* September 12, 2020
Arrive in Glasgow* September 13
University Orientation September 14-18
Semester Start September 21
Arcadia In Country Connection* TBD
Semester End December 18
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. December 19

*Updated due to COVID-19

Academic Year 2020-2021

Event Date
Arcadia Virtual Orientation (Mandatory)* TBD
Depart from U.S.* September 12, 2020
Arrive in Glasgow* September 13
University Orientation September 14-18
Semester One Start September 21
Arcadia In Country Connection* TBD
Semester One End December 18
Semester Two Start January 11, 2021
Semester Two Break March 29-April 16
Semester Two End May 28
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. May 29

*Updated due to COVID-19

Spring 2021

Dates subject to change based on the University of Glasgow's planned academic calendar in response to COVID-19 pandemic and any restrictions or safety measures imposed by the Australian 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 Glasgow January 7
University Orientation January 11
Semester Start January 11
Semester Break March 29-April 16
Semester End May 28
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. May 29