In the Upward Bound Program, students receive:
The Upward Bound Program includes a summer component during
which students attend academic enrichment classes on the campus of
Southeast Community College.
The summer program consists of an intensive six-week learning experience to further enhance students' academic and motivational levels. Students have the opportunity to attend several college tours and earn an out-of-state educational trip.
The summer Bridge Academy is a college experience for
participants who have graduated from high school. Students take
college classes, explore career and educational options, and learn
how to succeed.
A student may be eligible for Upward Bound if she or he:
Participants will be selected through a formal screening
process. Students admitted to the program sign a contract agreeing
to make their academic studies and personal development a priority.
Participants are willing to do their best.