UWC Maastricht makes education a force for peace and a sustainable future.

Together, we make up UWC Maastricht. We are one school. One community that is part of a global movement in education.

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UWC Maastricht brings together young people from all directions of life to work together towards a peaceful and sustainable future.

We offer a state-of-the-art international education for students from age 4 in our primary school until age 19 in the Diploma Programme in our secondary school. Explore more!

Primary School

Our Primary School welcomes children between 4 and 11 years. The aim is for them to be excited to come to school every day, to be happy and motivated in their learning and to share their experiences, ideas and cultures so that we all learn with and from each other.

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Secondary School

Students aged 11 till 19 are welcome in our Secondary School. Every year around 600 young people from all over the world attend UWC Maastricht Secondary School to work together towards peace and a sustainable future.

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UWC Maastricht welcomes new Chair of the Board

UWC Maastricht is excited to announce the appointment of Angelique Paulussen as the new Chair of the school Board, starting 1 January 2022. In this role, Angelique will provide leadership at the level of school governance and provide guidance and support to the Head of…

UWC Maastricht closed for Winter Break

Between Saturday 18 December and Sunday 9 January, UWC Maastricht will be closed for winter break. We wish you happy holidays and a peaceful 2022!

Many lesson materials and toys for Adelante thanks to MYP2 students

Our MYP2 students have started an ‘Adelante Material Donation Project’, for which they asked people to donate toys. Adelante, a school for children with mental and/or physical disabilities, was gravely damaged by floods earlier this year. A lot of the lesson materials and toys that…

Human Rights Day Tree Planting

In light of the upcoming Human Rights Day, Shelter City Maastricht, Ugandan lawyer and human rights defender Anthony Odur and UWC Maastricht students planted a tree, to remind us that we all have the power to make a change! “It means a great deal to…

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