Upward Bound is a college preparation program for high school students from low income families or who are potential first generation college students
- Academic and Career Counseling
- College Tours
- College Scholarship and Financial Aid Workshops
- Career Exploration Opportunities
- Cultural Enrichment Activities
- ACT Preparation Workshops
- Community Service Opportunities
- Intensive 6 Week Summer Academic Enrichment Program (which includes living on the University of Utah campus).
- Academic need and potential
- Academic enrichment to prepare for college
- Enrolled at East, Highland, West, or Kearns High Schools
- US citizen or national of the United States or eligible non-citizen.
- Come from a low income family as defined by the US Department of Education, and/or
- Come from a family in which neither parent has a college (bachelor's) degree (1st generation college student)
For more information contact Upward Bound at:
University of Utah TRIO Programs
A. Ray Olpin Student Union
200 S. Central Campus Drive, Rm 60
Salt Lake City, UT 84112
FAX: 801 581-4325
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An Upward Bound Advisor will be at these schools on the following days after school.
Please call TRIO office with any questions, 801-581-7188