Upward Bound is a federally funded program designed to help you succeed in high school and to prepare you for continued success in college. NDSU's Upward Bound Project provides you, free of charge, with academic, cultural, and social activities designed to build your skills, motivation, and self-confidence. These are skills necessary for success in school, in careers, and in life.
Eligibility Requirements: You may qualify for participation in Upward Bound if you meet one of the following criteria: family's income is at or below federally determined guidelines, you come from a family in which neither parent holds a four-year degree, or you have a diagnosed disability. You must be between the ages of thirteen and nineteen and must have graduated from the eighth grade and not have begun the twelfth grade. Schools in the target area include: Fargo Public Schools and West Fargo Public Schools.
Application Process: Contact the Upward Bound office for an application at 701-231-6535.
November NDSU Upward Bound Saturday
Saturday, November 5 at 8:30 a.m.
Hey everybody! Our next UB Saturday is on Saturday, November 5 starting at 8:30 a.m. We will be meeting in Ceres 404 that morning, so make sure you arrive on time. It will be an all-academic day, so make sure you come prepared to learn!
Also, make sure you turn in your p-logs from October. The p-log should be about the Homecoming parade and game. Or about what you were doing that day if you did not come to the parade and game. If you do not bring your p-log, you will NOT receive your stipend!
If you are unable to attend, please call Kris at 231-6535, Sydney at 231-8090 or Travis or Craig at 231-8020. Or, you can send us a message on Facebook. See ya on the 5th!