Study Abroad at the University of the Western Cape with Arcadia University

Calendar for University of the Western Cape

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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 5, 2014*
Arrive in Cape Town July 6
University Orientation July 6-9
Arcadia Orientation July 10-12
Semester Start July 14
Semester Break August 31-September 6
Semester End November 19
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. November 21
   

Spring 2014

Depart from U.S. January 19, 2014*
Arrive in Cape Town January 20
University Orientation January 20-22
Arcadia Orientation January 31-February 1
Semester Start January 27
Semester Break March 14-24
Semester End June 13
Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S. June 14
   
*Please see Travel Information page  

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