Dr. Spencer Fowler
Prospective students, interested parents, and friends of Li Po Chun United World College of Hong Kong
Welcome to a place where inspiration knows no bounds, where dreams take flight, and where the power of education transcends borders. It is my utmost pleasure to extend a heartfelt welcome to our vibrant family at LPCUWC. Together with my own family, I have embarked on this extraordinary journey, as the Principal of LPCUWC. My passion for education and my unwavering belief in the potential of each and every student fuels my commitment to this remarkable institution.
As you navigate through the virtual corridors of our website, prepare to be captivated by the kaleidoscope of programs, activities, and opportunities that await you at LPCUWC. Here, we don't just offer an education; we ignite a fire within young hearts, empowering them to shape a future that knows no limits. From our dynamic residential experience and immersive learning beyond the classroom to the rigorous academic curriculum and transformative community engagement initiatives, every facet of LPCUWC is designed to awaken minds, nurture spirits, and unleash the full potential within.
Education, to me, is more than the mere transmission of knowledge—it is a transformative journey of self-discovery, personal growth, and global citizenship. At LPCUWC, we are united by a shared vision to create an inclusive, compassionate, and forward-thinking community. Our dedicated team of educators believes in the inherent power of each student, and we are committed to providing a safe and stimulating environment that fosters academic excellence, nurtures cultural understanding, and cultivates the values of empathy, integrity, and resilience. Since its establishment in 1992, Li Po Chun United World College of Hong Kong, affectionately known as "The College," has been a beacon of inspiration for students from over 100 different nations. Here, within the embrace of our lush campus perched on the edge of Ma On Shan Country Park, students embark on a transformative journey that transcends cultural boundaries. The IB Diploma curriculum becomes a gateway to global perspectives, and the diversity of our community becomes a catalyst for profound personal growth. LPCUWC is not just about academic pursuits; it is a tapestry woven with vibrant threads of creativity, activity, and service. Beyond the classrooms, our students engage in over 90 different activities, exploring their passions, honing their talents, and challenging themselves to reach new heights. Through service initiatives, they venture beyond the campus to make a positive impact on the local and global communities they call home. Within these experiences lies the transformative power to discover one's purpose, develop leadership skills, and forge lifelong friendships.
Prospective students, as you contemplate joining our cherished community, remember that you are not merely entering a school—you are becoming part of a global movement. The UWC legacy stretches across continents, connecting graduates from seventeen schools and colleges worldwide. As you embark on this journey, you will join a network of change-makers, visionaries, and compassionate individuals who are reshaping the world with their passion, intellect, and unwavering commitment to a more just and sustainable future.
Together, let us embrace the spirit of Li Po Chun United World College, where dreams become realities, where diversity is celebrated, and where the pursuit of knowledge is a catalyst for positive change. I eagerly await the opportunity to meet you, to guide you, and to witness your journey of transformation. Let us embark on this remarkable adventure together, charting a course towards a brighter, more compassionate world—one empowered student at a time.
With boundless inspiration,
Dr. Spencer A. Fowler
Principal, Li Po Chun United World College of Hong Kong