UNIS offers a unique combination of academic and cultural education that is found in no other school in the world. The School encourages high achievement, enjoyment of learning, and a celebration of the differences and similarities of its students who represent more than 100 countries.
There are four things in which UNIS takes immense pride:
- its superb international and experienced faculty which represents about 80 countries,
- its students who, because of their diversity and experience, enrich classroom discussion by sharing their perspectives,
- its International Baccalaureate curriculum which is global in scope and encourages the development of special talents, and
- its modern, spacious buildings which are situated in safe neighborhoods – one overlooking the East River in Manhattan and the other in Jamaica Estates, Queens.