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CSULA Upward Bound Math/Science (Los Angeles)

  • CSULA Upward Bound Math/Science (Los Angeles)
  • 5151 State University Dr
    King Hall D-150 (Basement)
  • Los Angeles , CA 90032
  • (323) 343-3238
  • 1980

Program Description

Mission

The UB program strives to instill the importance and value of postsecondary education in its participants through a rigorous academic program and caring staff. Our goal is to generate in participants the skills and motivation necessary for success in secondary education and beyond.

Philosophy

We are in Upward Bound because we care about ourselves and for each other. We see this program as an exceptional opportunity to develop our potential and we intend to take full advantage of it. The spirit of Upward Bound is that of friendship, cooperation, respect and support for each other. It is also a spirit of honesty, dedication, and learning. This is our program. We are Upward Bound. If all of us do our best, then all of us will succeed.

Services Provided

  • Academic enrichment/tutoring/study skills
  • College admissions guidance and counseling
  • Financial aid advising/FAFSA completion
  • Mentoring
  • Other
  • SAT/ACT and other test preparation

Demographics

Race & Ethnicity

  • American Indian or Native Alaskan: 4%
  • White: 37%
  • Asian or Pacific Islander: 4%
  • Hispanic/Latino: 19%
  • Other: 1%
  • African American: 35%

Populations Served

  • Academically At-risk
  • Academically High-performing
  • ESL Students

First-Generation

  • Less than 25%

Representative
Colleges Attended
by Alumni

  • California State University-Long Beach (1)
  • Columbia University in the City of New York (1)
  • Harvey Mudd College (1)