South Africa programs for 2020 have been suspended

 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.

Academic Year 2019-2020

Event Date
Depart from U.S. July 3, 2019
Arrive in Cape Town July 4
Arcadia Orientation (Mandatory) July 4-6
University Orientation July 9-12
Semester Start July 15
Semester Break August 24-September 1
Semester One End November 15
Semester Two Start February 10, 2020
Semester Two Break* March 21-April 19
Semester Two End* June 26
Program Concludes* June 26

*Updated due to COVID-19

Spring 2020

Event Date
Depart from U.S. January 29, 2020
Arrive in Cape Town January 30
Arcadia Orientation (Mandatory) January 30- February 1
University Orientation February 4-7
Semester Start February 10
Semester Break* March 21-April 19
Semester End* June 26
Program Concludes* June 26

*Updated due to COVID-19

 

Spring 2021

Program calendar will be announced once dates are confirmed.