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 2020

EVENT DATE
Depart from U.S. August 30, 2020
Arrive in Granada August 31
Orientation (Mandatory) August 31-September 2
Pre-Session Begins September 2
Pre-Session Ends September 29

Fall 2020

EVENT DATE
Depart from U.S.* September 26, 2020
Arrive in Granada* September 27
Arcadia Orientation (Mandatory)* September 27-30
University Orientation* September 28
Semester Start October 1
Semester End December 18
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. December 19

*Updated due to COVID-19

Academic Year 2020-2021

EVENT DATE
Depart from U.S.* September 26, 2020
Arrive in Granada* September 27
Arcadia Orientation (Mandatory)* September 27-30
University Orientation* September 28
Semester One Start October 1
Semester One End December 18
Semester Two Start February 1, 2021
Semester Two Break March 30-April 4
Semester Two End May 21
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. May 23

*Updated due to COVID-19

Pre-Session Spring 2021

Event Date
Depart from U.S. January 5, 2021
Arrive in Granada January 6
Orientation (Mandatory) January 6-8
Pre-Session Begins January 8
Pre-Session Ends January 28

Spring 2021

Event Date
Depart from U.S. January 21, 2021
Arrive in Madrid January 22
Arcadia Orientation (Mandatory) January 22-29
Semester Start February 1
Morocco Excursion (Mandatory) March 26-29
Semester Break March 30-April 4
Semester End May 21
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. May 23

Pre-Session Fall 2021

Program calendar will be announced once dates are confirmed.

Fall 2021

Program calendar will be announced once dates are confirmed.

Academic Year 2021-2022

Program calendar will be announced once dates are confirmed.