United World Colleges Students

The Davis United World College Scholarship Program is the world’s largest privately funded international scholarship program, supporting over 2,400 undergraduates from 146 nations. See where our Davis students live

  • Menzi Mhlanga ‘11

    Hear why Menzi chose Lake Forest College after attending Mahindra UWC.

  • Niharika Jain ‘12

    Hear why Niharika chose Lake Forest College after attending South East Asia UWC.

  • Maya Beckles ‘13

    Hear why Maya chose Lake Forest College after attending Waterford Kamhlaba UWC.

     


Davis Students from the UWC program help give Lake Forest College its distinctly international flavor. Our Davis students represent over 40 countries.

Each year, many UWC students live and learn as part of the Lake Forest community. UWC students are:

  • Scholars
  • Activists and Leaders
  • Athletes

Why study at Lake Forest?

  • Generous Financial Aid Opportunities
  • Strong academics - 50% of our Davis Scholars are double-majors.
  • Study abroad options - Nearly 80% of our Davis students have participated in off-campus programs.  
  • Leadership - Opportunities abound, including student representation on governance committees across campus.  
  • Great Internship Opportunities - Davis scholars have participated in internships in Chicago and abroad.
  • Success after College - 97% of Lake Forest graduates enroll in graduate programs or secure employment within 6 months of graduation.