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 11, 2018
Arrive in Barcelona September 12
Arcadia Orientation (Mandatory) September 12-15
University Orientation September 14
Semester Start September 17
Semester End December 14
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. December 15

Academic Year 2018-2019

Event Date
Depart from U.S. September 11, 2018
Arrive in Barcelona September 12
Arcadia Orientation (Mandatory) September 12-15
University Orientation September 14
Semester One Start September 17
Semester One End December 14
Semester Two Start January 7, 2019
Semester Two End April 3
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. April 4

Spring 2019

Event Date
Depart from U.S. January 1, 2019
Arrive in Barcelona January 2
Arcadia Orientation (Mandatory) January 2-5
University Orientation January 7
Semester Start January 7
Semester End April 3
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. April 4

Fall 2019

Program calendar will be announced once dates are confirmed.

Academic Year 2019-2020

Program calendar will be announced once dates are confirmed.

Spring 2020

Program calendar will be announced once dates are confirmed.