Upward Bound


Admissions Criteria

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Who Qualifies To Be an UB Student?

To be eligible for admission into Upward Bound, a student must meet the following requirements:

  • First-generation student (parents did not graduate from a 4–year college)
  • Low-income background
  • Students with a high risk for academic failure
  • Potential to succeed in college
  • Eighth grade or freshmen in high school
  • Enrollment in one of Upward Bound's target high schools in Southern Alameda County (Hayward, Mt. Eden, Tennyson, San Lorenzo, James Logan)
  • U.S. Citizen or permanent resident

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(510) 885–2960
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