UB services are provided through two components:
- Academic-Year Sessions
- Summer Sessions
Both the academic-year services and the residential summer sessions are free to the student.
Upward Bound invests approximately $5,500 annually in each participant while focusing on a holistic program that includes work in four major areas.
1) Academic Enrichment, Assessment and Support
2) Career Enrichment
- motivational speakers/role models
- college/career trips
- career internships
- career exploration
- post-secondary planning and research
3) Cultural Enrichment
4) Social Development and Leadership