About UB Programs

Upward Bound Programs is a college preparatory program for high school students funded by the U.S. Department of Education and sponsored locally by Texas Wesleyan University. UB/UBMS is designed to strengthen the math and science skills of eligible high school students to excel academically and pursue postsecondary degrees in math and science.

What is Upward Bound?

Upward Bound (UB) is a college preparatory program for high school students funded by the U.S. Department of Education and sponsored locally by Texas Wesleyan University.

UB provides fundamental support to eligible participants in their preparation for college entrance. The program provides opportunities for participants to succeed in their precollege performance and ultimately in their higher education pursuits.

What Does Upward Bound Provide?

Academic Preparation for College:

  • Academic instruction in mathematics, laboratory sciences, composition, literature and foreign languages
  • Tutorials and test preparation workshops
  • Six-week summer session at Texas Wesleyan University

Educational and Career Planning:

  • Academic advising
  • Counseling and mentoring
  • College and career research/field trips
  • Cultural enrichment activities

College and Financial Aid Information:

  • Individual assistance with college admissions applications
  • Individual assistance with scholarship and financial aid applications/information
  • Individual assistance with PSAT, SAT/ACT registration applications and fee waivers
What is Upward Bound Math and Science?

Upward Bound Math and Science (UBMS) is a college preparatory program for high school students funded by the U.S. Department of Education and sponsored locally by Texas Wesleyan University. UBMS is designed to strengthen the math and science skills of eligible high school students to excel academically and pursue postsecondary degrees in math and science.

What Does Upward Bound Math and Science Provide?

Academic Preparation for College:

  • College preparatory courses in math and science
  • After-school tutorials and test preparation seminars
  • Six-week summer session at Texas Wesleyan University

Educational and Career Planning:

  • Academic advising
  • College and career exploration
  • College and career field trips

College and Financial Aid Information:

  • Individual assistance with college admissions applications
  • Individual assistance with scholarship and financial aid applications/information
  • Individual assistance with PSAT, SAT/ACT registration applications and fee waivers
Contact Us
Upward Bound Programs

Texas Wesleyan University
1201 Wesleyan Street
Fort Worth, TX 76105
Phone: (817) 531-7581

Office Hours

Monday-Friday
8 a.m.-5 p.m.

Contact Us:
1201 Wesleyan Street
Fort Worth, TX 76105

817-531-4444
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