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University of Texas Arlington Upward Bound Math & Science

  • University of Texas Arlington Upward Bound Math & Science
  • UT Arlington - UBMS BOX 19356
  • Arlington, TX 76019
  • 8172722636
  • Fidel Zapata
  • Counselor/Bridge Coordinator
  • 8172722636

Program Description

The UT Arlington Upward Bound Math & Science Center provides to the eligible students the assistance necessary to strengthen their math and science education and assist them in demonstrating competencies in the subject areas required for graduation and success in MSE. The objectives of the program are designed to meet the specific needs of each individual participant. Assistance to the students is provided through the continual academic year activities and the academically intensive six week summer residential component on the UT Arlington campus. Through out the year, students participate in highly motivating math, science and engineering activities during the Academic Year component and Summer Residential component.

Services Provided

  • Academic enrichment/tutoring/study skills
  • Arts and cultural
  • Career exploration and counseling/internships
  • College admissions guidance and counseling
  • College fairs/campus visits
  • Financial aid advising/FAFSA completion
  • Mentoring
  • Scholarships and last-dollar grants
  • Science, tech, engineering, & math (STEM)

Demographics

First-Generation

  • Between 50% and 75%