Upward Bound is a college access and retention TRiO program.
UB Weekly Update
UB Scholars: Fall 2015 calendars are now available! Save the dates!!!
College Retention Students: Transition to college is not easy. If you need help with registration, financial aid, or even with understanding the range of emotions you are facing, come make an appointment at the UB house!
Parents: The third and final Parent Institute for 2015 will take place on December 5th. New Recruits: We are very excited to meet your parents!
Oxy Upward Bound Mission:
The Occidental College Upward Bound Program assists underrepresented, low income, and first generation students in the central and northeastern sections of Los Angeles with secondary education completion and post-secondary matriculation and completion through one-on-one academic advisement utilizing a case management approach, weekly academic enrichment services and workshops, and summer residential programming. These transformative experiences in turn, promote resiliency, integrity, self-actualization, and the embodiment of competitive greatness so that students become life-long learners who can advocate for themselves and their community.