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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Visit of Sinterklaas

Official visit for our primary school kids! The traditional feast of Sinterklaas is an annual celebration in the Netherlands on 5 December. Children that have been good the past year, will be visited by Sinterklaas and get sweets. So of course Sint and his helpers…

Second Hand Market

The December holidays are just around the corner! To promote sustainability habits of reducing and reusing, our students organised a second hand market where people could buy their December gifts. The raised money will be used for the organisation of the primary school graduation, later this…

Join our International Peace Conference!

The International Peace Conference is one of our yearly student-led events. The team is inviting you to attend the closing ceremony under this year’s theme “Peace through your Lens”. You are welcome on Friday 2 December, in Sint Jan’s Church at Vrijthof. Following the theme…


Do you want to make special memories during this upcoming Holiday Season? UWC Maastricht looking for guest families or housing, for students who can not go back home this upcoming winter break (due to financial, political, safety and/or exceptional personal circumstances). Are you up for…

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