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University of Maryland Pre-College Program (Upward Bound)

  • University of Maryland Pre-College Program (Upward Bound)
  • University of Maryland John S. Toll Physics Building, Suite #4111
  • College Park, MD 20742
  • Moya Malcolm
  • Advisor/Coordinator
  • (301) 405-0952

Program Description

College access TRIO program housed at the University of Maryland that offers academic support, academic enrichment, college and career advising to 170 low-income and first-generation college-bound high school students.

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
  • Community service/service hours
  • Financial aid advising/FAFSA completion
  • Leadership development
  • Parent/family services
  • SAT/ACT and other test preparation

Demographics

Race & Ethnicity

  • American Indian or Native Alaskan: 0%
  • White: 0%
  • Asian or Pacific Islander: 0%
  • Hispanic/Latino: 0%
  • Other: 0%
  • African American: 0%

Education Level and
Number of Students

  • High School: 170
  • Middle School: 0
  • Elementary School: 0
  • Post-secondary: 0
  • Non-traditional: 0

First-Generation

  • Between 50% and 75%

Matriculation & Completion

  • 4-yr College Matriculation: 72%