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 1, 2018
Arrive in Edinburgh September  2
Arcadia Orientation (Mandatory) September 2-4
Homestay September 4-8
University Orientation September 9
Semester Start September 10
Semester Break October 22-26
Semester End December 14
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. December 15

 

Academic Year 2018-2019

Event Date
Depart from U.S. September 1, 2018
Arrive in Edinburgh September  2
Arcadia Orientation (Mandatory) September 2-4
Homestay September 4-8
University Orientation September 9
Semester Start September 10
Semester Break October 22-26
Semester One End December 14
Semester Two Start January 14, 2019
Semester Two Break February 18-22
Semester Two End May 10
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. May 11

 

Spring 2019

Event Date
Depart from U.S. January 9, 2019
Arrive in Edinburgh January 10
Arcadia Orientation (Mandatory) January 10-12
University Orientation January 13
Semester Start January 14
Semester Break February 18-22
Semester End May 10
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. May 11