Upward Bound Application

 The Upward Bound Application Process

Applicant submits ALL required information:

Here's a step-by-step description of how the UB application process works:

1.    The UB office receives your COMPLETE application (use the checklist seen below to make sure you have everything).

2.    You meet with a  UB staff member to conduct a student interview; we can usually do this when we visit your school during lunch time.

3.    All application materials are reviewed to determine your eligibility.

4.    The UB staff has a meeting with you and at least one parent/guardian at the UB office.

5.    You will receive an admission decision in the mail or during a UB school visit.


 Application Requirements

In order to be considered for admission, we must receive ALL of the following:

  • Completed and signed application

  • Income verification (if required, see section IV)

  • Application Essay form

  • Student Needs Assessment

  • Authorization to Obtain Education Records form

  • Most recent transcript & SOL scores (you must request these from the guidance office)

  • Teacher Recommendation (your teacher will submit it to the UB office)

  • Guidance Counselor Recommendation (your counselor will submit it to the UB office)


 Upward Bound Application