What Upward Bound Offers

  • Visits to 18-21 colleges and universities during participation in Upward Bound.
  • ACT Prep, College application processing and scholarship information.
  • A $40 monthly stipend for participation in all UB activities.
  • Free admission to group events, museums, Broadway plays, etc.
  • A three night four day summer field trip filled with culture and activities.
  • Access to DSCC facilities and campus.
  • Paid summer college "bridge" program for graduating seniors.
  • Interaction with other students from local area participating high schools.
  • Counseling and mentoring from the Upward Bound Staff throughout Post Secondary Education.

Upward Bound Offers

  • GPA Increase
  • ACT Prep
  • Life Skills
  • Personality testing
  • Career counseling
  • Scholarships
  • Hope for College
  • Fun! Fun! Fun!