Academic Year Overview

The academic year component consists of a variety of events, workshops, and activities geared toward promoting academic enhancement and college readiness for Upward Bound students.  Throughout the year, Upward Bound provides the following services:

  • Study Skills
  • Test Taking Skills
  • ACT Test Prep
  • Leadership Development
  • Etiquette and Social Skills
  • Communication Skills
  • Character Building Skills
  • Financial Aid Seminars
  • College and Career Seminars
  • College Tours
  • Cultural Exposure
  • Fun, Fun, Fun!!!

Students meet with the Program Coordinator throughout the year to review various academic, character-building skills, and personal counseling.