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At UWC Costa Rica, we create a more peaceful world by bringing together an intentionally diverse community where we celebrate differences with more than 70 nationalities represented and 80% of our students receiving scholarship support.  We provide a transformative educational experience grounded on experiential learning to empower our students to become empathic agents of change committed to shaping a better future.
 

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  • United States tax payers

    U.S. Tax Payers can benefit from the CARES act throughout all of 2020 for more tax-efficient giving.  To claim a charitable gift tax deduction and support UWC Costa Rica, make your gift through:
    • GlobalGiving
    Go to https://www.globalgiving.org/projects/uwccostarica21/ and make your gift.  GlobalGiving accepts multiple payment options, including credit and debit cards, PayPal, Apple Pay, and more.
    • UWC-USA
    Go to https://www.uwc-usa.org/giving/ways-to-give/give-to-other-uwcs/ and make your gift using a credit or debit card.
     
    You can also write a check payable to UWC-USA with a note that says “Gift for UWC Costa Rica” and send it to:
    UWC-USA Advancement Office
    Post Office Box 248
    Montezuma, NM 87731-0218 USA
  • UK tax payers

    UK Tax Payers can add impact to their gift through Gift Aid (adds 25%) or if you pay tax at a rate of 40% or above, give through:
    • GlobalGiving
    Go to https://www.globalgiving.org/projects/uwccostarica21/ and make your gift.  Don’t forget to select GBP as your gift currency and to check the Gift Aid checkbox.  GlobalGiving accepts multiple payment options, including credit and debit cards, PayPal, Apple Pay, and more.
    • UWC International
    Go to https://www.uwc.org/donate and make your gift using a credit or debit card.
     
    You can also write a check payable to UWC International with a note that says “Gift for UWC Costa Rica” and send it to:
    UWC International
    Third Floor, 55 New Oxford St.
    London, WC1A 1BS, UK
  • Costa Rica Tax Payers

    Quienes pagan impuestos en Costa Rica, de acuerdo a la resolución ATSJO-AIA-575-2019 interpuesta por Fundación United World College Costa Rica (cédula jurídica 3-006-438840) ante el Ministerio de Hacienda, pueden deducir por concepto de donaciones en su declaración de Impuestos sobre la Renta solamente hasta un 10% del monto de su renta neta, independientemente del total de las donaciones efectuadas.  Pueden hacer su donación en:
    • BAC Credomatic
    Bank: Banco BAC San Jose
    Cta. Cliente: 10200009319644150
    IBAN: CR20010200009319644150
    Beneficiary: Fundación United World College Costa Rica
    Reference: Your name and any special considerations for your gift
    • Cheque
    Haga su cheque pagable a la “Fundación United World College Costa Rica” y escriba cualquier consideración especial para su donación en la sección de notas.  Una vez listo, envíelo a:
    Fundación United World College Costa Rica
    Departamento de Desarrollo
    400 metros de la esquina sureste de la Iglesia Católica de Santa Ana
    Santa Ana, San José, Costa Rica 10901
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.