In 2009, the Foundation UWCM, LVO and Mosa Lira joined forces as ‘founding partners’ to establish an international school United World College Maastricht. The school started at a temporary location for day students aged 2-18 and a first international cohort of boarders for the IB programme arrived in September 2010. UWCM moved to its own new campus in August 2013.
The school is intent on developing cutting edge education based on the UWC Mission statement: ‘UWC makes education a force to unite people, nations and cultures for peace and a sustainable future’. The values it promotes include:
According to its statutes, the Foundation United World College Maastricht aims to participate in the cooperative “Coöperatieve Vereniging United World College Maastricht U.A.”, to support past, present and future students of UWCM, and to contribute to the development of United World Colleges worldwide.
A requirement of the ANBI status is to publish the following documents:
Organization & Board
Jaap Breugem (Chair)
Lonneke Wehrens (Secretary)
Stan Berings (Treasurer)