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.


Pre-Session Fall 2019

EVENT DATE
Depart from U.S. August 31, 2019
Arrive in Granada September 1
Orientation (Mandatory) September 1-3
Pre-Session Begins September 3
Pre-Session Ends September 30

Fall 2019

EVENT DATE
Depart from U.S. September 19, 2019
Arrive in Madrid September 20
Arcadia Orientation (Mandatory) September 20-September 27
University Orientation TBA
Semester Start October 1
Morocco Excursion (Mandatory) November 15-18
Semester End December 19
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. December 21

Academic Year 2019-2020

EVENT DATE
Depart from U.S. September 19, 2019
Arrive in Madrid September 20
Arcadia Orientation (Mandatory) September 20-27
Semester One Start October 1
Morocco Excursion (Mandatory) October 31-November 3
Semester One End December 19
Semester Two Start February 3, 2020
Semester Two Break April 6-12
Semester Two End May 21
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. May 23

Pre-Session Spring 2020

Event Date
Depart from U.S. January 6, 2020
Arrive in Granada January 7
Orientation (Mandatory) January 7-9
Pre-Session Begins January 9
Pre-Session Ends January 29

Spring 2020

Event Date
Depart from U.S. January 22, 2020
Arrive in Madrid January 23
Arcadia Orientation (Mandatory) January 23-31
Semester Start February 3
Morocco Excursion (Mandatory) April 3-6
Semester Break April 7-12
Semester End May 21
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. May 23