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Become a UB Participant

Who Can Join Upward Bound Programs

Students meeting the following federal TRiO eligibility criteria may be considered for selection as Upward Bound/Upward Bound Math & Science participants:

  • Current student at Diamond Hill-Jarvis HS, Dunbar HS, North Side HS, Polytechnic HS, Trimble Tech HS, or Carter Riverside HS
  • Current ninth- and tenth-grade students with an interest in math and science
  • Qualify as low-income and/or potential first-generation college graduate (neither parent has received a four-year degree)
  • Demonstrate an academic need for UB or UBMS Programs and plan to attend college
  • Commit to remain in UB or UBMS Programs until high school graduation

After a review of all UB/UBMS applications, eligible students and their parents will be contacted for a student and parent interview.


Interested in joining our UB Family? Complete our interest application today!  

Online Interest Form