Upward Bound

Helping Students Realize Their Academic Potential


A student is eligible to participate in the Upward Bound Program if the student meets all of the following requirements:

  1. Is a freshman, sophomore, or junior student at one of four participating high schools and is recommended by a high school teacher, counselor or principal.
  2. Meet the U.S. Department of Education’s family income criterion.  http://www2.ed.gov/about/offices/list/ope/trio/incomelevels.html
  1. Demonstrates a need for academic support in preparation for entry into an educational program after high school graduation.

Application Form

  1. Complete application online and print
  2. Bring a copy of the following documents to the TRIO Student Support Services Office:
    1. Fully completed application
    2. Financial Aid Award Letter
    3. FAFSA Student Aid Report