Upward Bound is a federally funded college access TRiO program. Our main objective is to assist high school students towards post-secondary degree attainment.
UB Weekly Update
Seniors: Congratulations to all the seniors for deciding on where to embark on their college journeys! To say we are proud is an understatement.
This academic year has come to an end. Current students, mark your calendars for the much anticipated Senior Breakfast (and its yummy crepes) on May 23rd.
The Parent Institute wants to give a big shout out to all the parents who attended their luncheon.
College Retention Students: Summer Bridge is coming! Mark your calendars for June 12th and June 13th. More info coming in the mail.
Oxy Upward Bound Mission:
The Occidental College Upward Bound Program assists underrepresented, low income, and first generation students in the central and northeastern sections of Los Angeles with secondary education completion and post-secondary matriculation and completion through one-on-one academic advisement utilizing a case management approach, weekly academic enrichment services and workshops, and summer residential programming. These transformative experiences in turn, promote resiliency, integrity, self-actualization, and the embodiment of competitive greatness so that students become life-long learners who can advocate for themselves and their community.