Our Mission

The mission of UWC Costa Rica is grounded on the impact our alumni achieve in their communities. Our alumni are educators, doctors, artists, parents, entrepreneurs, politicians, and community leaders. They are idealists empowered and equipped to take action and turn their change-making ideas into reality.  


List of 3 items.

  • $590+

    gifts from alumni in 2016/2017
  • 21%

    of 2016/2017 donors are alumni.
  • 53%

    of reunion 2017 attendees participated in Reunion Class GIving.
Your 2 years at UWC Costa Rica are only the beginning of the life-long adventure that is UWC!

Through our UWC 4 Life program, we are committed to supporting you every step of the way with life-long learning programming and creating a dynamic and connected alumni network inspired by the movement’s ideals.  We invite you to stay engaged and become active partners in UWC Costa Rica and the UWC Movement for future generations.

Stay tuned!
From the southeast corner of the Catholic Church, 400 meters north
San José, Santa Ana 10901
Phone: (+506) 2282 5609
Email: info@uwccostarica.org
United World College Costa Rica is a non-profit foundation offering a two-year residential pre-university program focused on experiential learning. Our mission is to educate a diverse group of people to become happy, healthy and committed individuals, capable through their leadership and engagement, of fostering positive change in their communities in order to contribute to achieving a more sustainable and peaceful world.