What is Upward Bound?
Upward Bound is a federally funded grant program designed to help low-income, first generation college students graduate from high school, gain entrance to and successfully graduate from college.
After school tutoring (earn credits)
Six-week summer program (earn credits)
Assistance with college application process
Above 2.5 GPA
First generation (parents did not go to college)*
Low income family*
Good attendance and classroom behavior
Desire to attend college
*Students must meet at least one of these requirements