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/Academic Year 2022

EVENT DATE
Virtual Orientation Session (Mandatory) July 26
Review materials sent in advance
Depart from U.S. August 29, 2022
Arrive in Granada August 30
Orientation (Mandatory) August 30-September 2
Pre-Session Begins September 2
Pre-Session Ends September 29

Fall 2022

EVENT DATE
Virtual Orientation Session (Mandatory) September 7
Review materials sent in advance
Depart from U.S. September 23, 2022
Arrive in Granada September 24
Orientation (Mandatory) September 24-30
Semester Start October 3
Cornerstone Excursion (Mandatory) October 28-31
Semester End December 22
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. December 23


Academic Year 2022-2023

EVENT DATE
Virtual Orientation Session (Mandatory) September 7
Review materials sent in advance
Depart from U.S. September 23, 2022
Arrive in Granada September 24
Orientation (Mandatory) September 24-30
Fall Semester Start October 3
Cornerstone Excursion (Mandatory) October 28-31
Fall Semester End December 22
Spring Semester Start February 1, 2023
Spring Semester Break April 4-9
Spring Semester End May 25
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. May 26

Pre-Session Spring 2023

Event Date
Virtual Orientation Session (Mandatory) TBC
Review materials sent in advance
Depart from U.S. January 7, 2023
Arrive in Granada January 8
Arcadia Orientation (Mandatory) January 8-10
Pre-Session Begins January 10
Pre-Session Ends January 30

Spring 2023

Event Date
Virtual Orientation Session (Mandatory) TBC
Review materials sent in advance
Depart from U.S. January 22, 2023
Arrive in Granada January 23
Arcadia Orientation (Mandatory) January 23-January 31
University Orientation January 25
Semester Start February 1
Cornerstone Excursion (Mandatory) March 31-April 3
Semester Break April 4-9
Semester End May 25
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. May 26

Presession & Fall/Academic Year 2023

Program calendar will be announced when dates are confirmed.