Important dates for the 2022/23 academic year.

The following dates will help students and parents/guardians make travel plans. Please book flexible travel plans if you can and consider travel insurance.

  • August 13: Second-year Wilderness Leaders return
  • August 15: All other Second-year students return
  • August 19 and 20: First-year students arrive
  • November 24-27Thanksgiving break 
  • December 15  Jan. 5: Winter break
  • January 6-7:  All students return to campus
  • March 27-31: Project Week (Second-year students may plan individual trips; more guidance will be provided)
  • May 20: Graduation Ceremony
  • May 20: First-year and Second-year students depart

"Our world needs leaders who know, understand, and can collaborate with one another. And who are inspired to make a difference."

— Her Majesty Queen Noor of Jordan, President of UWC