The UWC Candidate

Here is a quick look at the characteristics typical of most UWC students. They...

  • Seek out challenge, whether it’s tackling a complex assignment, climbing a mountain, or learning a new skill
  • Are passionate about their beliefs and open-minded to the beliefs of others
  • Take action to turn ideas into reality
  • Balance idealism with pragmatism
  • Have the skills and motivation to succeed in an intense academic environment
  • Are curious about the world and about people who come from a range of cultures, religions, and backgrounds
  • Are compassionate and engaged with their community through service and activities.

To connect with current UWC Atlantic College students, visit our UWC Great Britian National Committee Facebook page for British applicants.

Atlantic College was the first school in the UK to adopt the IB over the state A-level system

Students have equal focus to academics and four experiential faculties

Atlantic Results

RT Peter Poole, a @UWCAtlantic alum and long time friend of #PCUWC, visited the campus for two days and engaged in dis… https://t.co/UAvuhPQAle

7 days ago

Applications for this summer’s UWC Global Leadership Programme (GLP) have officially opened! Find out more about t… https://t.co/DERoTguzhK

2 weeks ago