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 2018-2019

Event Date
Depart from U.S. September 9
Arrive in London September 10
Arcadia Orientation (Mandatory) September 10-12
University Orientation September 13-21
Semester One Start September 24
Semester One Break December 15 -January 6
Semester One End January 18, 2019
Semester Two Start January 21
Semester Two Break April 6-28
Semester Two End June 7
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. June 8

Spring 2019

Event Date
Depart from U.S. January 9, 2019
Arrive in London January 10
Arcadia Orientation (Mandatory) January 10-14
University Orientation January 15-18
Semester Start January 21
Semester Break April 6-28
Semester End May 31
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. June 1

Fall 2019

Event Date
Depart from U.S. September 8, 2019
Arrive in London September 9
Arcadia Orientation (Mandatory) September 9-11
University Orientation September 12-20
Semester Start September 23
Semester End December 13
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. December 14

Academic Year 2019-2020

Event Date
Depart from U.S. September 8
Arrive in London September 9
Arcadia Orientation (Mandatory) September 9-11
University Orientation September 12-20
Semester One Start September 23
Semester One Break December 13-January 5, 2020
Semester One End January 5
Exam Period January 6-17
Semester Two Start January 20
Semester Two Break April 4-27
Exam Period May 4-29
Semester Two End May 29
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. May 30

Spring 2020

Event Date
Depart from U.S. January 8, 2020
Arrive in London January 9
Arcadia Orientation (Mandatory) January 9-13
University Orientation January 13-17
Semester Start January 20
Semester Break April 4-27
Semester End May 29
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. May 30