UWC has inspired a world-wide network of over 60 000 alumni, scattered around the world in over 180 countries to-date and they are making a difference local communities and internationally, using their education as a force for peace and a sustainable future.

UWC alumni are global captains of industry, influential economists and social entrepreneurs. They are medical pioneers, technology innovators and inquisitive scientists. They are cultural change makers and international award-winning film producers, accomplished musicians, authors and journalists. UWC Alumni are high level politicians and peacemakers. They are inspiring educators, community champions and passionate environmental conservationists. UWC alumni are opinion makers, activists, idealists and compassionate change agents. Internationally minded and socially aware, UWC Alumni share a commitment to positive action in their communities and the world.