The Upward Bound Program Is...
-A free college preparatory program funded by the U.S. Department of Education
-For students who are from low-income families and/or potential first- generation college students, 9th - 12th grades
-Designed to promote the academic skills and motivation for students to succeed in post-secondary education
-Tutorial, educational & cultural opportunities
-Saturday academic sessions, college tours and a six-week summer enrichment program
-Seeking students who want to attend college and are highly recommended by teachers and counselors