Website Terms and Conditions. UWC International
These terms and conditions (“Terms”) govern your use of our website www.uwc.org (and its
variations) and your relationship with The United World Colleges (International) (“UWC”,
“our”, “we” or “us”). UWC is a charitable company registered in England and Wales with
company number 908758 and charity number 313690. Our registered office is at 55 New
Oxford Street, London WC1A 1BS.
personal data when you use our website.
Please note that separate terms and conditions of use govern any use you make of
the UWC Hub, which can be found here.
We may update these Terms from time to time for legal or regulatory reasons or to allow the
proper operation of the website. Any changes will be notified to you via a suitable
announcement on the website.
The changes will apply to the use of our website after we have given notice. If you do not
wish to accept the new terms you should not continue to use the website and its associated
services. If you continue to use the website after the date on which the change comes into
effect, your use of the website indicates your agreement to be bound by the new terms.
If you have any queries about these terms, please contact us at
Use of this Website
This website is provided to you for your personal use subject to these Terms. By using this
website you agree to be bound by these Terms.
You are responsible for ensuring that all persons who access our website through your
internet connection are aware of these Terms and that they comply with them.
Availability of this Website
Although we aim to offer you the best service possible, we make no promise that the
services at this website will meet your requirements. We cannot guarantee that the services
will be fault-free. If a fault occurs with this website you should report it to us and we will
attempt to correct the fault as soon as we reasonably can.
Your access to this website may be occasionally restricted to allow for repairs, maintenance
or the introduction of new facilities or services. We will attempt to restore the service as soon
as we reasonably can. Access to the website may be restricted whether or not you have
registered with us.
The content of this website is protected by copyright, trade marks, database rights and other
intellectual property rights. You may retrieve and display the content of this website on a
computer screen, store such content in electronic form on disk (but not any server or other
storage device connected to a network) or print one copy of such content for your own
personal, non-commercial use, provided you keep intact all and any copyright and
proprietary notices. You may not otherwise reproduce, modify, copy or distribute or use for
commercial purposes any of the materials or content on this website without our written
Some of the services we provide on this website may provide content that is protected by
copyright, trade marks, database rights and other intellectual property rights owned by third
parties. Such intellectual property rights are licensed to us and if you reproduce, modify,
copy or distribute any of this content you may be infringing these third party intellectual
We do not warrant as to the accuracy of any content that is supplied by a third party and
which we can provide to you under licence.
You may download information from the Website for your own personal use only. Except as
otherwise expressly permitted under copyright law, no copying, redistribution,
retransmission, publication or commercial exploitation of downloaded material will be
permitted without our express permission or that of the copyright owner. In the event of any
permitted copying, redistribution or publication of copyright material, no changes in or
deletion of author attribution, trademark legend or copyright notice shall be made. You
acknowledge that you do not acquire any ownership rights by downloading copyrigh
By breaching this provision, you would commit a criminal offence under the Computer
Misuse Act 1990. We will report any such breach to the relevant law enforcement authorities
and we will co-operate with those authorities by disclosing your identity to them. In the event
of such a breach, your right to use our website will cease immediately.
We will not be liable for any loss or damage caused by a distributed denial-of-service attack,
viruses or other technologically harmful material that may infect your computer equipment,
computer programs, data or other proprietary material due to your use of our website or to
your downloading of any material posted on it, or on any website linked to it.
Third Party Websites
As a convenience to you, this website includes links to other websites or material which are
beyond its control. We are not responsible for content on any website outside this website.
Advertising and Sponsorship
Part of this website may contain advertising and sponsorship. Advertisers and sponsors are
responsible for ensuring that material submitted for inclusion on this website complies with
relevant laws and codes. We will not be responsible to you for any error or inaccuracy in
advertising and sponsorship material.
We make no promise that materials on this website are appropriate or available for use in
locations outside the United Kingdom, and accessing this website from territories where its
contents are illegal or unlawful is prohibited. If you choose to access this website from
locations outside the United Kingdom, you do so at your own initiative and are responsible
for compliance with local laws.
You shall comply with all foreign and local laws and regulations which apply to your use of
our website or our simple randomisation service in whatever country you are physically
located, including without limitation, consumer law, export control laws and regulations.
If you feel that any materials appearing on our website are offensive, objectionable or
potentially defamatory please contact us by way of our contact page providing full details of
the nature of your complaint and the materials to which the complaint relates.
You may not transfer any of your rights under these Terms to any other person. We may
transfer our rights under these Terms to another business where we reasonably believe your
rights will not be affected.
If you breach these Terms and we choose to ignore this, we will still be entitled to use its
rights and remedies at a later date or in any other situation where you breach the Terms and
We shall not be responsible for any breach of these Terms caused by circumstances beyond
our reasonable control.
These Terms will be subject to the laws of England and Wales. We will try to solve any
disagreements quickly and efficiently. If you are not happy with the way we deal with any
disagreement and you want to take court proceedings, you must do so within the United
This website is owned and operated by UWC.
If you have any queries please contact us by email at email@example.com.