Upward Bound Services

What Services are offered to Students?

  • Specialized services in math and science disciplines
  • Academic counseling and career exploration
  • Academic instruction and tutoring
  • ACT (American College Test) and SAT (Scholastic Aptitude Test) college admission testing workshops
  • Motivation and personal development
  • Parent workshops

Concentrations in:

  • Mathematics
  • Science
  • English
  • Computer Literacy
  • Financial Literacy
  • Foreign Language
  • History and Government

What are the Benefits?

During the school year, Upward Bound students have the opportunity to be involved in a number of activities, including:

  • Saturday tutorial, instruction and college preparation sessions at UNLV

During the summer, Upward Bound students can participate in:

  • College life in the residential program at UNLV
  • Daily classes that emphasize academic skills, study techniques and test preparation
  • Extensive tutoring and counseling
  • Sports, cultural and recreational activities