Upward Bound is a TRIO program federally funded by the U.S. Department of Education and is designed to assist, encourage, and motivate students who have the potential and desire to continue their education beyond high school.


Over 96% of Upward Bound students graduate from high school on time

On average, over 90% of students enroll in a college or university directly after high school

Important Dates and Deadlines

Mandatory Goal Setting Meeting: Tuesday, October 16, 2018: 2:15-2:45 p.m. OR Wednesday, October 17, 2018: 6:30-7:00 a.m. (All interested students should attend ONE of these meetings.)

Essay DUE: By Friday, November 9, 2018 at the end of the day

Application and Income Information DUE: By Tuesday, November 20, 2018 at the end of the day

Interviews: Students will receive a pass for their interview during school in December

1st Semester grades issued: January 28, 2019

Selection Meeting: Thursday, January 31, 2019

New Recruits Notified: Friday, February 1, 2019