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Upward Bound

Welcome to Upward Bound at Cosumnes River College

Upward Bound (UB) Program is a federal TRIO program funded by the U.S. Department of Education.  Upward Bound Program at Cosumnes River College is an academic resources and college preparatory program that assists eligible high school students to develop skills and cultivate motivation allowing them to make informed decisions regarding post-secondary education.  Currently, the program is financed to serve 120 students from Florin, Monterey Trail, and Valley High Schools.

All program services are FREE, but a serious commitment from the student and family is expected.

Program Benefits:

  • Six-week Summer Academy that provides academic growth on a college campus
  • Year-round tutoring
  • Academic planning and advising for college preparation
  • SAT test preparation services
  • College tours and cultural field trips
  • College application support
  • Financial Aid application support
  • 8-part Saturday Academic Support Program to build educational skills
  • Advanced Education opportunities to get a head-start on college units