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Temple University Upward Bound/ Math and Science Upward Bound

  • Temple University Upward Bound/ Math and Science Upward Bound
  • Ritter Annex #611 1301 Cecil B. Moore Ave
  • Philadelphia, PA 19122
  • Sophie Montgomery
  • Math/Science Upward Bound Coordinator
  • (215) 204-2035

Program Description

The Temple University Upward Bound and Upward Bound Math & Science Programs will prepare Philadelphia Public and Charter High School students for admission to institutions for higher learning and success in the collegiate environment through intense academic enrichment, a summer college immersion experience, enhanced cognitive and critical thinking, and extensive interpersonal development through positive social interactions. The programs will enable students to set attainable goals and build self awareness, respect for diversity and healthy relationships with peers, staff, and professionals from industry and the community.

Services Provided

  • Academic enrichment/tutoring/study skills
  • Arts and cultural
  • Career exploration and counseling/internships
  • College admissions guidance and counseling
  • College fairs/campus visits
  • College transition and retention support
  • Financial aid advising/FAFSA completion
  • Mentoring
  • SAT/ACT and other test preparation
  • Science, tech, engineering, & math (STEM)

Demographics

First-Generation

  • Less than 25%