UPWARD APPLICATION INFO
BECOME A UPWARD PARTICIPANT
Completing an Application Packet with copies of all documentation required.
Attending a Final Family Interview (Selected Students and Parents)
Successfully Complete a Probationary Period (As determined by Program Director)
Students may be eligible for the Upward Bound Program under the following criteria:
• First-Generation College Student (Neither parent has a bachelor’s degree) and/or
Low Income (Based on Federal Income Guidelines table at the left)
U.S. Citizen and/or Legal/Permanent Resident
Demonstrated Academic Need as Determined by the UB Program
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.
FALL 2014 Events
Mandatory Participation and Commitments
Upward Bound is a 10 year commitment of both the student and the parent (s).