Upward Bound is one of the four federally-funded TRIO programs hosted at Pasadena City College. Upward Bound strives to give students from first generation, low-income backgrounds the the tools and the opportunity to attend college.
How Can Upward Bound Help You
We want to help you earn a high school diploma and attend college. As an Upward Bound
participant you have the opportunity to participate benefit from the following no
- College visits (CSU, UC, HBCU and Private Schools) and cultural field trips
- College application and financial aid assistance
- Tutoring and instruction in core subjects
- Study and life skills
- SAT and ACT exam preparation
- Six week Summer instruction which includes a residential componant
- Opportunity to meet new friends and experience new adventures
Ready to get started?
Review the eligibility requirements to find out if Upward Bound is a good fit for you!