UNIVERSITY OF CINCINNATI UPWARD BOUND PROGRAM
The University of Cincinnati - Upward Bound Program is federally funded by the U.S. Department of Education. UC-UB offers high school students the opportunity to take weekend classes during the academic year, receive tutoring and college counseling, and participate in the pre-bridge or bridge program over the summer.
The UC Upward Bound Program is currently conducting Saturday morning academic classes and preparing for a virtual 2021 summer program.
Students in grades 8 through 11 are eligible to apply for Upward Bound. To be eligible for the program, the applicant must meet at least one of the following criteria:
1) federal “Low Income” guidelines;
2) be a first-generation, college-bound student. Parent(s) living in the household must have less than a Bachelor’s Degree;
3) be at high risk of academic failure. The student has less than a 2.5 overall grade point average, has below-average grades in English or Math courses, or scores below average in English or Math on standardized tests.
Upward Bound is conducting a WebEx Virtual Orientation on Saturday, March 20, 2021, from 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. The agenda is below. The orientation flyer has the WebEx access link and phone-in information at the top. However, below is the link and phone-in information.
Meeting number: 120 531 1065 Password: YqHEbQpD248 Host key: 196418
Join by phone +1-415-655-0002 US Toll Access code: 120 531 1065
FOR AN APPLICATION OR QUESTIONS, PLEASE CONTACT:
Dr. Cynthia Partridge
University of Cincinnati, Upward Bound Program