Upward Bound at Palomar College
- Upward Bound is a federally-funded TRIO program through the U.S. Department of Education in Washington, DC.
- The program originated nationally in 1964, to assist underrepresented students achieve their postsecondary education goals.
- There are over 48,000 Upward Bound students served each year, from over 700 UB programs nationally in the United States!!
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TARGET HIGH SCHOOLS
School Our Program Serves
From this day forward...
What is Upward Bound?
Upward Bound is (UB) a comprehensive academic college preparation and retention program. Palomar College UB serves 50 students from San Diego North County high schools
Upward Bound Offers
Summer College Component
College Study Skills
After School Tutoring
Our Upward Bound students participated in a summer internship with the Scripps La Jolla Oceanography Institute with their graduate students.
UB program office is now located in
Main Palomar Campus
(760) 744-1150 ext 8118
To become an Upward Bound participant, interested students will participate in an intense recruitment process which includes:
Completing an application packet due at Palomar College Escondido
Attending Group Interviews
Attending Final Family Interview
Successfully completing a probationary period of 1 year or as determined by the Director.
SPRING 2013 Events
Mandatory Participation and Commitments
Upward Bound is a 10 year commitment of both the student and the parent (s).