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University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee (Upward Bound Math & Science)

  • University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee (Upward Bound Math & Science)
  • 3203 N Downer Ave.
    Mitchell Hall Suite 205
  • Milwaukee, WI 53211
  • 414-229-4434
  • Kari Brownholland
  • Director
  • 414-229-4433

Program Description

Upward Bound Math and Science is a pre-college program funded through the US Department of Education and sponsored by the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. UBMS works with students in grades 9-12 to help them realize their potential to excel in math and science. UBMS also exposes students to STEM Majors/Careers and encourages students to pursue post-secondary degrees in these fields.

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
  • Mentoring
  • Parent/family services
  • SAT/ACT and other test preparation
  • Science, tech, engineering, & math (STEM)

Demographics

Race & Ethnicity

  • Hispanic/Latino: 10%
  • African American: 90%

Education Level and
Number of Students

  • High School: 60
  • Middle School: 0
  • Elementary School: 0
  • Post-secondary: 0
  • Non-traditional: 0

Populations Served

  • Academically High-performing

First-Generation

  • Less than 25%

Representative
Colleges Attended
by Alumni

  • University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee