What is UWC?

United World Colleges are seventeen (17) international pre-university residential colleges located on five continents. Our unique programs at our colleges and schools combine academic challenge, experiential learning and community living to offer life-defining experiences to young people, enabling them to discover the possibility of change through courageous action, personal example and selfless leadership. Our students are selected from diverse nationalities, socioeconomic statuses and viewpoints based on their potential to take action towards building a more peaceful and sustainable future.