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: May 1st Decision Day is right around the corner. Make sure your files are up to date and financial aid is underway.
Our next Saturday session is: 4/23/15. As our last official Saturday Session, this is a Mandatory meeting! Much to be explored.
The Parent Student Luncheon will take place on 5/9/15 as our way to thank you for attending the Parent Institute this year!
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.