- Applicants must be Kenyan citizens (including dual citizens) who reside in Kenya and have completed or about to complete their high school education in Kenya.
- Applicants must be aged no less than 16 and no more than 18 on the 1st of September of the year they aim to enter a UWC school/college. Some colleges may consider slightly older students. The decision to admit older students is at their sole discretion.
- Applicants who have previously applied to UWC, either via the Global Selection Programme (GSP) or via a national committee in another country, must provide this information to us at the time of application. Failure to do so will result in a cancelled application.
- Applicants must communicate with their parent(s) of guardian(s) on their intention to apply to the UWC.