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Daily life at UWC can be joyful, stressful, stimulating, and busy—often all at the same time. Whether it’s your first time away from home or you have years of boarding school experience under your belt, you’ll find living at UWC-USA is unique. Affiliations are formed in every way imaginablein addition to having roommates and country mates, you’ll have wall mates (classmates who live in the room next door), region mates, and dorm mates. There are hundreds of ways to form a family! Throughout your journey, days will be filled with engaging classes, eye-opening community engagement projects, adventurous wilderness expeditions, and rich dorm room dialogues centered on politics, identity, cultural perspectives, and much more.

Campus Life
Day In the life

Day In The Life

Day In The Life

Peek into a typical day at UWC-USA.


Residential Life

Residential Life

Residential Life

Living with dorm mates from another regions of the world is a unique way to gain insight into different cultures and perspectives.


Wellness

Wellness

Wellness

On-campus services include medical care, student counseling, and physical fitness.


Meet Danielle Maoz, '12, who came to UWC-USA from Israel.

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DID YOU KNOW

UWC-USA is one of 16 UWCs on five continents. Other countries that have UWCs include Armenia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Canada, China, Costa Rica, Germany, Hong Kong, India, Italy, the Netherlands, Norway, Singapore, Swaziland, and Wales.

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UWC-USA students perform more than 18,700 hours of service every year through our association with 25 community partners. More than 2,500 people in Las Vegas, N.M. and the surrounding community have benefited from service projects led by UWC-USA students.

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UWC-USA has 228 students representing more than 70 countries, from Armenia to Zimbabwe. Eleven students come from countries identified as conflict regions. Representation within our student body includes: Africa 10%, Asia 28%, Europe 29%, North America 23%, South America 10%.

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Students don’t apply directly to the school; they are selected by committees in their home countries based on academic achievement, leadership, and curiosity about and involvement with global events and cultures.

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Philanthropist Shelby Davis has created a $40 million endowment that provides 50 U.S. students with full scholarships to attend a UWC every year.

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Our more than 3,357 UWC-USA alumni are spread across the globe: North America 26%, Latin America and Caribbean 16%, Africa 10%, Middle East 6%, Asia 14%, Europe 21%, Pacific 2%

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UWC-USA offers the International Baccalaureate diploma program. Students can choose from IB classes in 28 subjects – a remarkable number given the size of the school.

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