Who Can Participate?
Upward Bound is funded to serve 82 participants throughout the year. All students must show academic potential to graduate high school and succeed in college.
Upward Bound participants must be a current high school student attending one of the following area high schools:
Students must also be a member of a family in which neither parent holds a college degree, and meet low-income status as defined by federal low income levels.
Student must have and maintain a GPA (grade point average) between 2.5 and 3.0 in core classes.
Upward Bound participants must be between the ages of 13 (completed the 8th grade) and 19.