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Built on the grounds of the historic Grey Towers Castle and situated on a beautiful and vibrant campus, Arcadia offers you more than 160 years of history and a promise for the future.

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Our beautiful campus is located in Glenside, Pa., just north of Center City Philadelphia.

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Arcadia is a pioneer in developing quality global programs.

#1 in Study Abroad

96% of Arcadia students are employed or in graduate school, military or volunteer service within six months of graduation.

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Meet Our Students

To learn more about what it’s like to be a Knight, take a look around Arcadia’s student blog, Because Arcadia. Follow along with the contributors as they explore the community, campus life, and study abroad experiences that define the University.

Your First Year at Arcadia Will Inspire You

Whether you are a freshman or transfer student, your first year at Arcadia sets the stage for your educational career.

Small, interactive classes that allow you to explore interesting topics through activities on campus and around the region.

First-Year Seminars

Offers first-year and transfer students a course in the spring term that spends a week in one of 17 locations around the world.


Selected students are invited to spend fall or spring semester in London, England or Stirling, Scotland.

First-Year Study Abroad Experience

An Academic Path for You

Choose from more than 65 fields of study.

Undergraduate Curriculum

Arcadia University’s distinctive and flexible undergraduate curriculum allows you and your adviser to design an academic path specially tailored to your interests.

Find the Program That's Right for You

Whatever major you choose, a community of faculty mentors, staff, and peers will guide and challenge you as you develop professional skills and a global perspective.

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A Pioneer in Study Abroad

With more than 65 years of experience sending students overseas, faculty and staff working in 15 countries, and a commitment to global education, it’s no wonder that we’re consistently named the #1 school for study abroad.

Your Home Away from Home

From arts and athletics to housing and dining options, Arcadia University's campus provides you with what you need to be well rounded and well supported.

You will spend a lot of your time on Arcadia’s campus. With a picturesque backdrop, you can find your special place in the comfortable nooks in the Castle, the Adirondack chairs around Haber Green, Delran Pavilion at the turf field, or at Easton Café, where you can enjoy a coffee, sandwiches, salads, or a healthy snack.

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