Dates

Dates

Important dates for the 2019/20 academic year.

  • August 10 – Wilderness & CEC Leaders Arrive
  • August 15 – Second-Year Students Arrive
  • August 18 – First-Year Students Arrive
  • August 30 – First Day of Classes
  • September 21 – UWC Day
  • October 13-19 – Southwest Studies (First-years)
  • November 26 – Students can depart campus for Thanksgiving beginning at 7 pm
  • November 27-30 – Thanksgiving Break
  • December 12 – End of 1st Semester
  • December 13-January 4 – Winter Break
  • January 5 – Day of Rest
  • January 6 – Classes Resume
  • March 21-28 – Project Week for First-years/Independent Travel for Second-years (all students off campus)
  • March 30 – Classes Resume
  • May 23 – Graduation
  • May 25-27 – Post Grad Experience (all  First-years)
  • May 28 – First-years Depart UWC
  • May 28 – Leadership Expeditions Depart
  • June 11 – Leadership Expeditions Return
  • June 12  – Leadership Students Depart UWC

"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