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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 2014

Depart from U.S. July 12, 2014
Arrive in Melbourne July 14
Arcadia Orientation July 14-17
Travel to JCU July 17
University Orientation July 21-25
Semester Start July 28
Semester Break September 29-October 7
Semester End November 22
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. November 23
   

Spring 2015

Depart from U.S. February 9, 2015
Arrive in Melbourne February 11
Arcadia Orientation February 11-14
Travel to JCU February 14
University Orientation February 16-20
Semester Start February 23
Semester Break April 13-17
Semester End June 20
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. June 21
   

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